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How to become a midwife

You probably think of a midwife as someone who delivers beautiful bouncing babies into the arms of joyful mums. And that’s definitely one very important part of the job – but there’s...  

How to become a firefighter

Do you imagine that firefighters spend all day drinking tea while they wait for the alarm to sound, before they throw on their uniform and slide down the fireman’s pole ready to put out a fire or...  

How to become a teacher

Do you enjoy passing on your knowledge to other people? If so, a career in education could be right up your street – but it takes a few years to train, so it's crucial to learn how...  

Careers in Social Media Management

Social media management is a fast growing industry. If you're interested in online marketing and you know your tweets from your pins, then a career in social media could be right up your street. 'Interested...  

How to Become a Nurse

If you're a naturally caring person and enjoy working closely with other people, then a career in nursing could be for you. Nurses are a very valuable part of our society and working in the industry can...  

How to become a mental health nurse

If you’re a compassionate person with good communication skills, a job as a mental health nurse could be perfect for you. Mental health nursing is a challenging but very rewarding and worthwhile...  

How to become a psychiatrist

If you’re interested in what makes people tick and you’ve got a head for science, a career as a psychiatrist might just be perfect for you. Mental illness is a lot more common than people...  

How to become a vet

If you love animals, becoming a vet might be your idea of the dream career. We won’t lie to you, becoming a vet is tough, but it’s rewarding work. This guide on how to become a vet takes you...  

How to become a chocolatier

Does spending your day making (and tasting) delicious chocolates sound like a dream job? Well, there’s actually a lot more to being a chocolatier than just chocolate. As well as whipping up tasty treats...  

Health careers with a difference: anaesthetists

There’s a whole lot more to a career in medicine than being a doctor. There are actually loads of different jobs where you can use your skills and know-how to help patients live healthier, happier...  

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