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60 Second Interview: Primary School Teacher

Kirsty originally wanted to be a geologist, but giving talks in a classroom convinced her to become a primary school teacher. She explains how she got started and what the job is really...  

Are marketing apprenticeships right for me?

Interested in getting creative on Snapchat to big up a new clothing line? Fancy planning a glitzy event to launch a restaurant? Or what about using your analytical skills to encourage people to use a brand...  

6 epic creative jobs you might not have heard of

Ever heard of a beamer? They are people who work in the fashion industry, loading reels of cloth onto weaving machines. Know what a boom operator is? They use a long microphone to record the action on...  

Going green: 10 cool environmental jobs you could do

Whether it’s making an effort to recycle or choosing to bike to work or school, we’re all doing our bit for the environment. But there’s no denying our climate is getting hotter and...  

Your complete guide to engineering apprenticeships

Engineers are creative inventors. They dream up clever answers to problems and design things that change our everyday lives.  Engineers tend to be well paid and the profession is well respected....  

How to become a social worker

One day you could be counselling a child who’s having a hard time at school. The next day you could be helping a refugee who is struggling to adapt to life in their new home country. The job of...  

7 customer service skills you need to develop

Remember the last time you went to a restaurant and had an experience so brilliant that you immediately reviewed it on TripAdvisor? No? How about a bad experience in a café, where the waiter was...  

Everything you need to know about legal apprenticeships

Working in law is a fast-paced and interesting career, where you’ll use your problem-solving skills and lateral thinking to help people and businesses.  But bagging yourself a successful law...  

Is a childcare apprenticeship right for you?

Working with children takes patience, persistence and great communication skills. But a career in childcare is also an incredibly rewarding path that lets you use your imagination. You’ll have the...  

60 Second Interview: dental nurse

Ashleigh is a dental nurse - because she always knew she wanted to have a hands-on job and make a difference in people's lives. She tells us what's involved in her job, why she loves working as part of...  

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