Ridhi Kotecha

Country: United Kingdom
Sector: Other Industries
Job title: Private Tutor
Subject of study: English and Drama
Year of graduation: 2021
Type/Level of study: Undergraduate

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What have you been doing since leaving Exeter, and what are you doing now?

PGDE in Secondary English with Teach First, teaching English and Drama in a Secondary School.

Please tell us if you were a member of any societies, groups or sports clubs?

Creative Writing Society Social Secretary and Co-founder, co-artistic director and Social Media Manager of the International Student Theatre Festival.

What did you enjoy most about your programme and what was the biggest highlight?

Writing and publishing my creative writing dissertation.

What did you enjoy most about studying here?

Societies and career opportunities.

What advice would you give to a current student who wishes to pursue your career?

Get as much work, voluntary and society experience as you can! It will look great on your CV and develop your skills, passion and network immensely!

What are your plans for the future?

Creative industries.

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Nick Sorensen

Self-employed. I was involved in theatre-in education projects performing in schools, community centres and youth clubs. Following that I completed a PGCE in secondary drama at Goldsmiths and my first post was as a drama and music teacher.