Zoe Mccleery - Student at Down High School

Sailing Instructor at Killyleagh Outdoor Education Centre



Current location

United Kingdom

Work category

General Management

Profile Activity

A young business student, seeking to gain as much experience and knowledge in the field of business and modern language.

A keen business enthusiast, hoping to pursue a career in International Business, particularly in a multinational firm, after completing a degree at a top university.

"The only source of knowledge is experience."

Zoe Mccleery's Professional Experience

2012 - 2012

Muse On The Bund - PR/Events

3 Months PR/Hostess role in Shanghai, China.
Thursday-Sunday 4pm-2am.
Involved organising and managing events, including business/corportate events/ modelling shows/ product launches.
Serving and waiting on guests.
Providing front of house management.

Key Skills
Communication skills Computer data control Front of House Management Hostess managing events multitasking organisational Time Management
2012 - 2012

Ireland's Homes Interior and Living Magazine - Completed work experience in: Editorial, Marketing and Design

Gained significant work experience operating for an Irish periodical. As a keen writter, and design enthusiast, I successfully engaged my skills in time management, design and team working to create a highly capable individual who was quick to adapt to understand alien concepts and produce work of a high standard with celerity and efficiency.

2012 - 2012

Yes Chinese - Foreign Language Teacher

Spent 3 months in Shanghai, China working as a foreign language teacher, teaching 3-12 year old Chinese and Japanese children.
Adapted my lessons to the level of each group.
Gained significant experience, teaching English language, basic science and mathematics.

Key Skills

Zoe Mccleery's Education and Qualifications


second level/high school education -

American College

Studied International Business studies, Spanish and technology and design. Achieved 3 A grades.
Developed personal skills and participated in many groups. Led a group of charity students, involvement in Current Affairs (worldwide)

Course Reference : AC120 - International Business

College Level -

Zoe Mccleery's Additional Information


Music lover, particularly electronic/house/ambient.
Keen reader, enjoy engaging in blogs and online business sites (entrepreneur.com)
Passionate sailor and have been from a very young age, have travelled most of Ireland competiting in a range of competitions including the Topper World Championships. Have also ventured to Puerto Rico, where the Flying Fifteen World Championships were held.
Enjoy watersports (sailing, donaughting, banana boating, jet knee boarding)
Powerboat instructor.
Enjoy travelling, have journeyed to Asia, Africa, and a large proportion of Europe.


Quoile Yacht Club
Killyleagh Yacht Club
Seaboard Association
Down High Hockey Team


RYA stages 1,2,3 and 4
RYA Dinghy Instructors
RYA Powerboat Level 2
Piano Grade 6