Working life

Where Are the Most Jobs in the UK?

Sick of hearing those stories about hundreds of people applying for one single job? Well, it turns out that more than one in ten UK companies are actually having trouble finding the right people with...  

INFOGRAPHIC: Where Are the Most Jobs in the UK?

When it comes to applying for jobs, you might sometimes find yourself facing tough competition.  But it doesn't always have to be that way. It can all depend on where you look and what career you...  

Skill Up: Join A 'Hackathon'

Got a weekend to spare? You could build your career & tech skills, make something new and maybe even change the world by joining a hackathon. What is a Hackathon?  A hackathon or jam is an event...  

What Could Your Future Career Be?

How Can I Figure Out My Future Career? How many times have you been asked ‘What do you want to be when you’re older? Sometimes it can be hard to know how to answer, especially when everyone...  

What Is Equality In the Workplace?

Entering the world of work can be a pretty exciting but nerve-wracking time. From writing cover letters to job interviews, we’ve covered all the basics of finding work. But what about what...  

Being your own Boss: What Does it Take to Work For Yourself

Being your own boss is one of the best jobs in the world! Three in five young people aged between 16-25 say they would love to start a business and be their own boss. If this is a thought that's...  

How to Balance Work and Study as a Student

It’s a dilemma that 57% of all students face - how can I strike a balance between working and studying? For many students at secondary school, working part-time provides a much needed income to socialise...  

What Employment Rights do I Have as a Secondary School Student?

As a GCSE or A-level student working in your first job, it can be tempting to say ‘yes’ to everything you’re asked to do. However, you should know that as a young person in work, you...  

Advice for starting a new job: Getting ready for your first day at work

School’s finally finished, those gruelling job interviews are done and dusted and summer is coming to an end. Now things are about to get real as your first day at work approaches Starting your...  

The 10 Best Jobs in the World

What makes a great job? Is it the salary, the working hours, the variety? At Success at School, we've compiled our very own list of the best jobs in the world. We've based our list on various different...  

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