Working life

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...  

What skills do I need for a creative job?

If you love making things, solving problems and have a creative spark, a career in the creative industries could be perfect for you. There are so many exciting roles for creatives. You could be designing...  

5 reasons why investment management could be for you

When you think of investment management, do you think of a guy in a pin-striped suit yelling commands across a bustling trading room floor? Thankfully that’s just the plot of every movie about Wall...  

What investment management jobs can I do?

Are you confident and ambitious, with a flair for cracking puzzles? A career in investment management might just be perfect for you. Investment management, sometimes called asset management, is all to...  

What agriculture jobs can I do?

Agriculture is the science of cultivating soil, growing crops and raising animals for farming. Without it, we wouldn’t have anything to eat, or clothes to wear. It provides us with food and fabrics...  

5 show-stopping jobs in TV and film

Whether it’s making sure the sound for a football match is spot-on, or tracking down the perfect candidates for the latest reality TV show, there are tons of awesome jobs in TV and film. There’s...  

What is a mentor – and how can I make the most of mine?

At work, a mentor is a colleague who’s there to use their experience and skills to guide and develop you. A good mentor helps you understand your interests, develop your skills, and achieve your...  

Careers that sell: jobs in retail

Retail is about so much more than working behind the tills, stacking shelves and arranging window displays. In fact, there’s a huge range of jobs in retail. Retail covers everything from fashion,...  

How to make a difference in your career

Everyone needs meaning in their life and for many people, their career is where they choose to make a difference. Now you may be thinking that in order to help others in your career, you need to work...  

Relocating for your first job or apprenticeship

When you’re 18 or 19, the thought of going it alone and relocating for work can be very scary. Your friends are either off to live in university halls, or working locally while living at home with...  

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