If you already know what job you want to do or what interests you, use some of the sites below to find out about paths into that profession
Specific Career areas
- Creative Skillset provides career profiles, advice and information for people looking for jobs in media, fashion, game design and other creative areas
- britishmarine.co.uk representing businesses involved in: Leisure boats – seagoing and inland, Small commercial workboats up to 24m, Super yachts and Hire fleets this is the go to site of you want a career at sea.
- A-Career-in-Hospitality a huge industry and particularly relevant for us on the south coast.
- nurseryworld a valuable site for finding out what’s happening in the world of childcare with interviews from workers and vacancies.
- http://carnivalukcareers.co.uk/index.html as a big employer in Southampton its important to know the huge range of careers on offer. Take a look, and if you think a career at sea is for you watch the British Marine film at http://britishmarine.co.uk/careers for more inspiration.
- www.careersatsea.org is part of the Merchant Navy Training Board (MNTB), which in turn sits within the UK Chamber of Shipping. The MNTB works right across the UK to champion maritime education, training and skills. Your studies at a nautical college or university will be based on an MNTB framework.
- http://catoacademy.co.uk/ A school for aspiring Tour Managers, Production Managers, Backline Techs & Live Sound Engineers. view the film on the site to see what’s involved. The course does cost; for the 12 weeks it is £2000. You need to be 18 to apply. Winner of the Creative and Cultural Skills Music Skills Award 2016
- http://www.people1st.co.uk/ People 1st is the workforce development expert for the hospitality, tourism, travel, passenger transport and retail industries. Working in partnership with employers to develop solutions that increase performance through people. http://www.careerpathwaymaps.co.uk/sample love this simple diagram showing how careers are linked.
- LANTRA offers careers information on land-based careers, work with animals, conservation and the environment
- NHS Careers explains about career opportunities in the NHS and in hospitals.
- Step into the NHS provides information and advice about working in the NHS
- http://yourlife.org.uk where can Science and technology subjects take you? Your Life will show you how to make an impact on the global economy by choosing to develop skills that are in demand.
- Featured article: Interested in becoming a veterinary surgeon? This great career guide tells you more about what a veterinary surgeon does and what you need to do to get into the role. Check out the article here: www.vetsure.com/pet-information/latest-pet-news/become-veterinary-surgeon-career-guide
- Want to become a hairdresser or barber? Perhaps an apprenticeship is right for you. Check out this guide from London Hairdressing Apprenticeship Academy for more info: https://www.lhaa.co.uk/how-to-become-a-hairdresser