Patrick McCarthy


Emergency Medical Technician

Skibbereen, Co.Cork

 Curriculum Vitae of Patrick McCarthy


Personal Details:

Name:                                                 Patrick McCarthy


Flat 2 Windmill Lane,

North Street,




Date of Birth:                                     17th July, 1992

Phone number:                                  086 2380023

E-Mail:                                               [email protected]


Personal Profile:

I am a highly disciplined, self-motivated individual who enjoys working as part of a team, especially in challenging situations – drawn from over six years of extensive experience in the voluntary Emergency Services. I believe I have a wide range of transferrable skills that can be applied to many types of jobs.

I am physically fit, healthy and a non-smoker who is available for full time/ part time or weekend work.



Emergency Medical Technician 2018:    University College Dublin

UCD Centre for Emergency Medical Science,

School of Medicine, C110 Health Sciences Centre,

UCD Belfield,

Dublin 4



Coláiste Stiofáin Naofa 2015-2016:     

QQI level 5 Community Health Services award                                                                                                               5M4468

Coláiste Stiofáin Naofa,

Tramore Road,



Secondary School 2005-2010:   

Rossa College, Skibbereen, Co. Cork, Ireland.


Leaving Certificate 2010:     

Subject:                       Level:

English                        Ordinary

Irish                             Ordinary

Maths                           Ordinary

Geography                   Ordinary

Construction Studies            Higher

Engineering                            Higher

Biology                                     Higher

LCVP                                       Common


Skills and Qualities:

  •  Emergency First Responder (Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council).
  •  I have been a highly active volunteer with the Civil Defence since 2012 and in that time have gained a wide range of skills and qualifications including Search and Rescue, Radio Communications, Emergency Response i.e. Severe Weather.
  • Trained in Manual Handling.
  •  I am a member of the 13th Caheragh Scout Group where I obtained a certification in Child Protection Awareness.


Interests and Hobbies:

  • I have a passion for music and have been performing as a drummer in a wedding cover band for the last 9 years.
  • I have a keen interest in community involvement and regularly participate in charity fun runs and activities.
  • I am interested in computers and am competent with using software such as Microsoft Word and Adobe® Photoshop.



Work Experience:

June 2011 – May 2015 Part time Gardening & Landscaping.
I worked part time in a freelance capacity and my duties included:

  • Painting & Decorating
  • Lawn Mowing
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Dealing with customers



May – September 2015 Irish Community Rapid Response.

Old Credit Union Building, Skibbereen, Co.Cork.

My duties included:

  • Website content contribution.
  • Website research and development.
  • Poster design.


September 2016 – September 2018 Sean Murray’s Fashions & Lady M’s.

5 Main Street Skibbereen Co.Cork

My duties included:

v  Organising wedding party suits

  • Working at tils
  • Dealing with the general public
  • Cleaning and maintenance of the shop





Mr Niall Twomey                                                        Mr Sean Murray

Cork West Civil Defence Officer,                               Sean Murray’s Fashions & Lady M’s

North Street,                                                                   5 Main Street,
Skibbereen,                                                                      Skibbereen,
Co.Cork.                                                                            Co.Cork.

Tel: (028) 21452                                                             Tel:  (028) 21746

Mobile: (086) 2595980                                                 Mobile: (086) 2714095

Email: [email protected]                              Email: [email protected]


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