Finished GCSE's with 8 A-C. Including Maths, English, and Science.
Started as a Retail assistant at SportsDirect.
Started Electrical Installation course at college.
Left SportsDirect. Started at Waitrose as a Retail Assistant.
Created my first ever website with C#/ASP.NET, a website to list all marvel characters with their biographies and the movies they were in.
Completed Electrical Installation course. Leaving with a 2365 17th Edition City and Guilds qualification.
Started working independently as a domestic electrician.
Worked at Marks and Spencers bread factory, shadowing maintenence electricians to see how it differs from domestic work.
Decided that I wanted to become a Web Developer and began looking at opportunities to make the move.
Began a Access to Higher Education course in Maths and Physics to gain access to university.
Completed Maths and Physics course with 9 distinctions and 36 merits.
Left Waitrose to begin univeristy.
Began a Computer Science degree at University of Kent.
Completed first year of university with 81%, a first overall.
JOB OFFER AT ARM - First ever developer job offer. A 1 year student placement. (Accepted)
JOB OFFER AT Holiday Extras- First ever rejection I had to make for a job. They're an amazing company, I just had a "fortunately" hard decision to make.
Finished my internship gaining an amazing insight into the enterprise software engineering world, giving me a boost of motivation to carry on pushing forward and working hard. This portfolio will be recreated and I will begin to learn in public to improve my knowledge retention.