60 second interviews

60 Second Interview: Hospital doctor

Communication and leadership are the skills it takes to become a doctor. But you need to be extremely dedicated as it’s very hard work, explains Dr Felicity. She reveals what it’s actually...  

60 Second Interview: Merchant navy chief officer

“Anybody wanting to go out to sea needs to have a strong constitution, open eyes and a measure of wanderlust,” says merchant seaman Michael. He explains what it takes to have be a chief officer...  

60 Second Interview: Compliance instructor

"You don’t necessarily need to follow a set career path and most things you learn can be transferred to another job." That's the careers advice of compliance instructor Kate. Learn what her job entails...  

60 Second Interview: Store manager

Determined, positive and good with people: those are the skills you need to become a store manager. Here Aimee tells us how she became a manager for the store Booths, and what a typical day on the busy...  

60 Second Interview: Orthotist

John is an orthotist which means working with devices for people who have a physical disability. It’s a challenging job, but he says the best thing about the job is ‘being able to help people,...  

60 Second Interview: Theatre apprentice

"I wish I had known just how supportive people are of apprentices, and how happy people are to share their knowledge with you." Olivia loves her technical theatre apprenticeship at the National Theatre....  

60 Second Interview: Social worker

Social worker Jess loves being able to help people make positive changes to their lives, and educate others about mental health. Here she explains how she became a social worker, and gives her top tips...  

60 Second Interview: Apprentice conductor

Dale is training to become a conductor on his rail services apprenticeship wit TransPennine Express. He loves meeting new people and how his 'office' is always on the move. Name: Dale Jarvis Company: TransPennine...  

60 Second Interview: Mobile device specialist

Dean was 12 when he built his first computer, so he's always been into tech. The IT apprenticeship at TransPennine was the perfect fit for him. Now he's loving his challenging role as a mobile device specialist.  Name: Dean...  

60 Second Interview: Software developer

Stephen works as a software developer. He explains why he thinks programming is for everyone, and gives his tips for getting started in tech. Name: Stephen Walsh Company: Distilled-SCH Industry:...  

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