Nancy Farquhar

Personal Profile

I am a motivated and ambitious person who has a passion for the sports industry. I am currently in my first year of studying BSc (Hons) Rehabilitation in Sport and Exercise at the University of St Mark & St John. I have excellent communication skills which enables me to communicate well with a wide range of people.

Key Skills

Ability to prioritise workload in an ever-changing environment

Enthusiastic team player with the ability to work alone, whilst using own initiative

Honest, trustworthy and reliable


Work Experience

Stepping Stones Preschool, Mar 2015 – Jul 2015

During the second half of my work placement on my Early Years Education & Care course I planned and completed activities with the children, maintained a safe working environment including using PPE, aided the children with the improvement of numeracy and literacy skills along with physical and emotional, social development. This included working on an individual sis with progress sharing within the wider team along with working within a team on joint activities with shared goals.

The Maltings Day Nursery, Sep 2014 – Mar 2015

As the first half of my placement this gave me a grounding in greater understanding of the importance of childhood development and the influence a positive role model can have on children from a very early age; this is something I utilised in my personal development during the whole placement period and is something I will take through life with me.

Cambridge Regional College Sports Centre, May 2018- June 2018

While I was studying Level 3 Sports Studies I completed 30 hours of work expiernce in the Cambridge Regional College Sports Centre. During my work expiernce here I was responsible for stock checking, partcipating in fitness classes and maintaining the equipemnts at the gym. While working at the Sport Centre I further developed skills this included working with teams and time management.

Education, Training, and qualifications

GCSE Maths – C
GCSE English – C
CACHE Level 2 Certificate in an Introduction to Early Years Education and Care
BTEC Level 2 Sports studies
Level 2 Certificate in Fitness Instructing – Gym-Based Exercise
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport Studies – DMM


I like keeping fit with various exercises including cycling. I enjoy socialising with friends and family, because social interaction is an important part of personal development. I also like to read this stimulates my imagination.