Curriculum Vitae

Matthew Bridger

Matthew J.W.Bridger
2 Christchurch Road
KT19 8NE
Tel: 07985 922 807


I am a self-motivated and enterprising 18-year-old with excellent communication skills and ability to use own initiative to realise personal goals and ambitions.


Qualifications / Skills / Achievements / Personal Qualities:

Excellent Communication skills with peer groups and adults

IT skills partnered with excellent knowledge in a range of technologies

Rounded knowledge of computer skills

Willing to learn new skills

Enjoy meeting new people

Able to work effectively in a team and own initiative

High attendance and always punctual

Winner of a web-site design competition for the Crime Prevention Panel in Epsom and Ewell

Represented my school four times in the Borough Public Speaking contest

Winner of the Epsom and Ewell Rotary Clubs Public Speaking Contest 2003

Member of the Ebbisham Sports Centre in Epsom, where I regularly play badminton

Play an active part in the Surrey Youth Forum called Connexions

Achieved following grades at GCSE level: A* (Geography, Food Technology, RS Course), A (German, Double Science Award, English Literature, English Language, Mathematics), B (ICT)

Completed Millennium Volunteers Scheme 200 hours of volunteer work

Completed Surrey Graduation certificate, showing the application of many skills, including IT, communication and citizenship

Assisting year 7s in English for 2 hours a week

Achieved Basic Food Hygiene Certificate at Chessington Community College

Achieved AS levels in the following subjects: A Sociology, Geography and Economics and B Psychology. Now working towards full A2 levels in the first 3

Working towards the Duke Of Edinburgh Award

Voted in by teachers and students as Head Boy at Blenheim High School for the current year

Achieved an interview at Cambridge University, but was unsuccessful in applying to study Land Economy, now looking forward to studying Geography and Economics at Reading University


  Football, Socializing, Badminton, Squash, Cinema, Public Speaking, Computers

Work Experience:

Tesco Store Plc. (Leatherhead)

Learnt to apply new skills

    v Tills

    v Home shopping

Dealing with the public

General duties as assistant

Meeting new people

Dealing with stock control


John McCann and Co. (Epsom)

  • Estate agents where I was working with the public and learnt new skills and how a business is run. I also helped to update their computer system by using my experience with Microsoft Applications. Due to my employer being able to trust me, my responsibilities have increased greatly over the months I have worked in the Estate Agents, where I have also learned to deal with the public in many situations.


Blenheim High School

Longmead Road, Epsom, Surrey, KT19 9BH


-  Chris Busicott (Head of Marketing at Surrey Connexions)

   Contact Number: (01372) 746512


-  Miss. Lowe (Form Tutor at Blenheim High School)

   Contact Number: (01372) 745 333


-  Mr. Freeman (Head of 6th Form at Blenheim)

   Contact Number: (01372) 745 333


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