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How to become an architect

Did you know that there’s a building in Prague that can dance? Well, kind of. The “Dancing House” actually looks like two people swaying to music. It’s an incredible example of...  

How to become a teaching assistant

If you love working with children, becoming a teaching assistant could be a fun and rewarding way to start your career. You’ll help students overcome challenges in their learning and their life,...  

How to become a biomedical scientist

Did you know that scientists are saving lives because they discovered new treatments to cure some cancers? Did you also know that a new drug helps people with heart failure? Or how about the fact that...  

Everything you need to know about jobs in Manchester

Manchester! Home to the BBC, Coronation Street and a whole museum dedicated to football. The city was the birthplace of votes for women, the first ever computer, and some of the best music in history....  

Could a construction apprenticeship be for you?

Construction is about building stuff – from bridges and roads, to houses, offices and schools. But it’s also about coming up with a sound, safe and snazzy design, getting the materials, and...  

What skills do I need for a career in social care?

When you think of adult social care, you probably imagine a care assistant working with an older person. But while this is a really important job within social care, it’s just the tip of the iceberg. What...  

What are business apprenticeships?

Learning the ropes of business management and leading teams at the BBC. Helping run exciting projects at BT.   Working at the Olympic Park, helping a fun creative business with their social media. What...  

How to become a primary school teacher

We all remember our favourite primary school teacher. The influential figure who was there as we discovered the world around us in those all-important first years at school. Maybe you help out at...  

What skills do I need for a career in health?

Are you thinking about beginning a career in healthcare? Or maybe you’re wondering what job should do and looking into the different options. Skills for health jobs differ depending on the role...  

Everything you need to know about jobs in Birmingham

Birmingham used to be called the “workshop of the world”, because it is the birthplace of so many scientific breakthroughs and brilliant inventions. Custard powder, gas lighting and radiography...