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60 Second Interview: Theatre apprentice

"I wish I had known just how supportive people are of apprentices, and how happy people are to share their knowledge with you." Olivia loves her technical theatre apprenticeship at the National Theatre....  

Everything you need to know about jobs in Newcastle

You might already know that Newcastle is the home of Greggs, Ant & Dec, and a cracking student nightlife. But maybe you didn’t know that the Northern city has one of the best universities in...  

How to become a communications coordinator

If you’re a great writer, you love finding stories to tell, and enjoy thinking outside the box to solve problems, a career in communications could be right for you. In a nutshell, a communications...  

What are environmental apprenticeships?

If you’re passionate about the environment and love the great outdoors, a career in environmental conservation could be right up your street. Environmental conservation jobs involve preserving our...  

Job fairs: What you need to know

If you’re off to uni in 2018 (or perhaps you’ve just arrived), be prepared to hear a lot about job fairs. A job fair is an opportunity for employers to sell themselves and their training programmes...  

60 Second Interview: Social worker

Social worker Jess loves being able to help people make positive changes to their lives, and educate others about mental health. Here she explains how she became a social worker, and gives her top tips...  

How to become an occupational therapist

Imagine if you weren’t able to get online. How would your life be affected? What if you weren’t able to get out of bed in the morning, or make your own way to school or work? Helping people...  

Why critical thinking skills matter at work

Our brains make thousands of super-fast assessments and quick calculations every day. Most of these are automatic, we don’t even realise it’s happening. But sometimes we need to take time to...  

7 jobs in health and social care you could do

Jobs in health and social care need compassionate people with excellent interpersonal skills. If you want to use your career to make a real difference in people’s lives, this path could be the right...  

60 Second Interview: Apprentice conductor

Dale is training to become a conductor on his rail services apprenticeship wit TransPennine Express. He loves meeting new people and how his 'office' is always on the move. Name: Dale Jarvis Company: TransPennine...  

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