STFC Daresbury Laboratory: Work Experience

Work Experience Placement

I undertook a one month work experience placement at the Medium Energy Ion Scattering Facility at the CCLRC Daresbury laboratory under the supervision of Dr. Paul Bailey.


I was responsible for:

  • baking out the vacuum chamber;
  • ordering and installation of new computer hardware;
  • data analysis of example data.

I was also introduced to research specific software.


  • Research
  • Data Analysis
  • Microsoft Office

Royal Russell School

Royal Russell Crest

I attended Royal Russell School for the entirety of my primary and secondary education.


I attained the following grades in my GCSEs:

  • Double Award Science - A* A*
  • Mathematics - A*
  • Information Communication Technology - A*
  • French - A*
  • Geography - A*
  • English Language - A
  • English Literature - A
  • Food Technology - A

I took both Maths and French a year early.


I held the following positions at the school:

  • Student Food Council Representative
  • Junior School Head Boy
  • Junior School Prefect
  • Junior School Assistant Librarian


I was involved in the following societies at school:

  • Barbershop (after my voice broke)
  • Choir
  • School Newspaper ("The Voice")
  • Combined Cadet Force
  • Model United Nations