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Jobs in Bristol: Working in the "capital of the South West"

Bristol - the capital of the South West - is a trendy, vibrant, green city with an industrial past and an exciting future. It offers many job opportunities in the public sector, from the NHS to the...  

Future-proof jobs: Emerging careers in each school subject

Rapidly developing technology and the threat of climate breakdown means that the world of work is changing rapidly. Although this change can be scary, it also presents many opportunities for the next generation...  

Coronavirus: Careers resources to send to parents and students

1. Careers Action Plan for students We have created a Careers Action Plan for you to send to students and parents. Click here to download it. We will be sending it directly to students and...  

How to make sure your child gets good careers advice

When it comes to making sure your child receives good careers advice, there are three main things you can do: Provide good support at home Understand what job opportunities are available locally Know...  

Coronavirus: Gatbsy Subject Guides free to access from home

The coronavirus (covid-19) crisis means that schools and colleges will close from Friday 20th March. To help parents and students studying from home, we are making the electronic versions of all of our...  

Did I do a bad interview?

It’s common to come out of an interview and think that the whole thing was a terrible disaster. It’s also true that many people who feel like that end up getting the job! So how can you stop...  

Helping your child overcome gender stereotypes in the world of work

Gender inequality at work has perhaps most starkly come to light in the form of the gender pay gap, which has been a major news story over the last few years. Sadly, gender stereotypes are also a problem...  

Your guide to jobs in politics

People often feel fed up with politicians, but most are just trying to make the world a better place. In fact, the majority of people who work in politics or government aren't politicians at all. In this...  

A complete guide to cryptocurrency jobs

Cryptocurrency might be a mouthful, but we bet you’ve heard a lot about bitcoin. For the tecchies among you, the new and emerging field of cryptocurrency jobs is well worth exploring as this could...  

Helping your child work out what career paths to pursue

There is a world of opportunity out there – but for many young people, narrowing down all the options can be a challenging task in itself. We think the key is finding that sweet spot where skills...  

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