Karen Donohoe

Business Studies Lecturer (Sixth Form Centre)

Length of time worked at New College Durham:  2 years

Describe your academic experience:

BEd (Hons) Education.

Describe your experience working in industry/the workplace:

Self-employed running educational consultancy business and commercial property development.

Describe your role at New College Durham:

Business Studies lecturer for A-Level Business Studies.

Why did you decide to teach at New College Durham?

It has a friendly, supportive atmosphere.

What is the best part of your job?

Introducing students to the world of work with real-life business problems and solutions.

What has been your best moment at New College Durham?

Supporting students to achieve their full potential.

 What inspires you?

The students at New College Durham and their never-ending ability to surprise!

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