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					PETER GARLIC ::: 25 Lemon Sq, E1 W 2QS LONDON ::: 07766678944 :::

marital status: single
date of birth: 5th December 1983
sex: male
nationality: British
>> Educ ation

Sep 2001               The University of Birmingham, Birmingham
-present               BA History and Social Science. Predicted grade 2.1

                       Courses included: British and European Modern History, History of Wars,
                       Economic Geography, Social Psychology, Philosophy

                       2002 A s emester abroad at the University zu Koeln within the framework of
                       Erasmus-Socrates Programme

Sep 1999               Eastfield School, Northampton
-Jun 1992              A-levels:      History (A)
                                      English Literature (B)
                                      Geography (B)
                                      Spanish (A)
                                      General Studies (B)
                       GCSE:          eleven cours es, including: History (A), English Literature (B),
                                      Spanish (A), Geography (B), IT (B), Art (B)

>> Work Expe rien ce

July-August 2002               Spring Insurance, Brighton
                               Helpline advisor

Summer vacation placement in a marine insurance company call centre. The main responsibility
was answering the customer calls and handling their claims. Scope of work included also liaising
with experts and providing exhaustive information for clients. The job greatly improved my
communic ation skills, helped to learn conducting several tasks simultaneously and provided a very
good understading of the insurance business.
1999-2001                      The Peackock Bar, Birmingham

Part time work in term time. Learned how to organise my time efficiently and deal with people
tactfully but firmly. Demonstrated ability to work under stress and with a team.

>> Leis ure a ctiv ities

      The History of War Society (2001-present)

       Vice President of the Student Society at the University of Birmingham sinc e 2002. Learned
       how to coordinate various pieces of work thanks to managing a large research project -
       Blitzkrieg War Tactis, Evidence of Yugoslavian Campaign 1941 . Published in 2003 by the
       university. The project required raising significant funds for the trip to Yugoslavia, Croatia
       and Slovenia.

       In 2001 involved in organising a series of lecturers of the Armed Forces speakers for the
       History Department of the University of Birmingham. Demonstrated very good organising

      Member of the National Rifle Association since 2001– participation in several NRA events,
       including hunting in Belarus and Russia.

>> Skil ls

      Convers ational German
      Good knowledge of MS Office package
      Clean driving license

>> Hobb ies

      Hunting
      Modern History (especially Second Warld War)
      Motorcycling

>> Refe rees

   Prof William Watson                 Ms Jenett Hilti                   Mr Peter Hobbson
   Modern History Department           Call Centre Mangager              Vice President
   The University of Birmingham        Spring Insurance                  National Rifle Association
   0775319781                          0799883756                        07984557912 (tutor)

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