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Do i Put my Crap GCSE Grades on my CV ?

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    I got a C in English
    E in Maths
    D in Science

    - C in Citizenship
    - C in ICT

    pretty much it

    shall i add them to my cv or not

    You could list the subjects and omit the grades, but it will probably be inferred that they were not great.

    Either way, don't lie if you are asked.

    Or depending on if you have higher qualifications (A-Levels, college or university degree), you could put "5 GCSEs including English". But as ByronicHero said, the important thing is not to lie.

    whatever you do don't lie or you'll get caught lol it happened to my brother (they contacted his school...)
    it would be a good idea to retake your maths too btw. if your other grades are ok then you could just leave out the crap ones. i got a D for gcse psychology and gcse stats but i left it out lol

    I know if I were an employer, the thing I'd most appreciate is honesty :-)

    I have crap GCSEs too so I put

    A-level: Physics (C), Mathematics (C),Geography (C), and General Studies (B). AS-level: Psychology (C)
    GCSE:11 GCSE’s including Additional Science (A), Science (B), Mathematics (B), and English (C).

    5 including Maths and English. If you have graduated then thats plenty as its really your degree thats important.
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