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Advice

Seven top tips for graduate job interviews

At interview, employers are trying to find out if you can do the job, want to do the job and if you are a good fit for their organisation. Here are some top tips from Newman University’s Careers Team to help you prepare and give you the best chance possible

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Advice

Preparing for interviews – part-time work

Congratulations on being invited to an interview! You have impressed the employer with your application and they think you can do the job. Now you need to prove it. Top tip A top tip is to find out as much as possible about the format of the interview so that

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Careers

What can I do with an Applied Humanities degree?

Are you thinking about studying at Newman but unsure of which course would suit you? Factors to consider are: what subject area interests you, what style of degree will suit you and your long-term career aspirations. Applied Humanities offers a route into numerous professional careers including the following areas: Law

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Careers

What can I do with a Theology degree?

When you are deciding about what to study at Newman make sure you consider what subject area interests you, what style of degree will suit you and your long-term career aspirations. Today, we are looking at the types of careers that a degree in Theology opens up for you. Theology

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Advice

10 Steps for Success for Students Graduating in 2020

To combat the Covid-19 pandemic, the UK government has implemented some extraordinary measures to keep people safe.  This in turn has caused serious disruption to companies’ workflows, events and normal recruitment processes. As the private and public sector are changing and adapting to the new “normal”, new graduates need to

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Advice

No-one forgets a good teacher! Could that be you?

Teaching is a very rewarding career and a much-needed profession for the common and public good of our communities Have you considered a career in teaching? Have you enjoyed home schooling over the last few weeks and would like to put your new found talents to great use in the

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Advice

What can I do with a Youth & Community Work degree?

When choosing what to study at Newman, it is important to make sure the subject suits your requirements. Make sure you consider: your strengths and interests, the style of the course and your long-term career aspirations. A degree such as Youth & Community Work will enable you to gain a

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Advice

What can I do with a Psychology degree?

When choosing your degree course make sure you think about: what subject area interests you, what style of degree will suit you and your long-term career aspirations. Today, we are looking at the types of careers that you could do with a degree in Psychology. Depending upon the exact content

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Advice

What can I do with a Sports degree?

Choosing the right course to study can be challenging, but if you research what subject area interests you, what style of degree will suit you and your long-term career aspirations, then making the decision will be a lot more straightforward. If you are interested in a degree in Sports here

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Advice

What can I do with a Law degree?

Are you thinking about studying at Newman but unsure of which course would suit you? Factors to consider are: what subject area interests you, what style of degree will suit you and your long-term career aspirations. Today, we are looking at the types of careers a Law degree opens up

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