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CAREERS SUBJECT DIRECTORY 2021

Welcome to Sacred Heart Catholic High School’s careers directory!
You will find lots of information about different careers by subject. Do remember that these are not the ONLY careers available within each subject area, but the subject pages are a great place to start exploring your possible future career options.
The websites below provide information about a number of different careers and university courses across a wide range of subjects:
http://bbc.com/bitesize/careers 
http://icould.com/explore
https://careerpilot.org.uk
https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/

https://www.youthemployment.org.uk/


And of course, your Unifrog account is incredibly useful:
https://www.unifrog.org/student/home

Use the anchor menu on the left to navigate between subjects on this page (desktop & tablet only)

CAREERS DIRECTORY

Biology

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using Biology. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. General Practitioner (GP)  https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/medical/job-profile/gp

  2. Doctor (in a hospital)  https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/medical/job-profile/hospital-doctor

  3. Nurse (in a hospital) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/medical/job-profile/nurse

  4. Pharmacologist  https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/medical/job-profile/pharmacologist

  5. Speech and Language Therapist  https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/childcare/job-profile/speech-and-language-therapist

  6. Optometrist  https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/optometrist

  7. Biomedical scientist  https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/environment/job-profile/biomedical-scientist

  8. Midwifery https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/helping-people/nursing-and-midwifery

  9. Vet https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/vet#HowToBecome

 

Real world examples – watch videos of people who work in careers using Biology

A GP - https://icould.com/stories/adebola/

An optometrist - https://icould.com/stories/tulsi/ and https://icould.com/stories/holly/

A dentist - https://icould.com/stories/anna-k/

A midwife - https://icould.com/stories/benash/

A surgeon - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/featured/medicine

A biomedical scientist - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/featured/medical-and-healthsciences

A Zoology student - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/area-sciences/zoology

Chemistry

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using Chemistry. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Anaesthetist https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/medical/job-profile/anaesthetist

  2. Chemical Engineer https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/area-sciences/chemical-engineering

  3. Chemist https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/science/job-profile/chemist

  4. Forensic Scientist https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/data-network/job-profile/forensic-scientist

  5. Pharmacist https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/pharmacist

  6. Laboratory technician https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/science/job-profile/laboratory-technician

  7. Investment banking https://icould.com/stories/yvonne/

 

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using Chemistry:

A pharmacist - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/area-sciences/pharmacy-andpharmacology

Studying chemistry at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/areasciences/chemistry

Studying sports science at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/areasciences/sport-science

A research scientist - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zv2skmn

A chemist - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zkw6cqt

A clinical research scientist - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zrgn92p

A paramedic - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zmwsscw

History

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using History. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Archaeologist https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/archaeologist

  2. Archivist (look after and preserve historical records) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/archivist

  3. Museum curator https://icould.com/stories/elizabeth-b-3/

  4. Legal executive https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/legal-executive

  5. Solicitor https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/property-management/job-profile/solicitor

  6. Sub-editor (check written content before it’s published in newspapers, magazines and websites)  https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/media/job-profile/sub-editor

  7. Secondary school teacher https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/secondary-school-teacher

 

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using History:

Partner at a law firm - https://icould.com/stories/anne-marie-p/

Solicitor - https://icould.com/stories/jeremy-p/

A paralegal - https://icould.com/stories/john-d/

Studying history at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/history

Historical costume designer - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zwymjsg

A senior researcher at the BBC - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zv33nrd

Maths

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using Maths. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Accountant https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/private-practice-accountant

  2. Actuary https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/finance-accounting/job-profile/actuary

  3. Cyber Intelligence Officer https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/data-network/job-profile/cyber-intelligence-officer

  4. Economist https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/economist

  5. Finance Adviser https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/finance-accounting/job-profile/financial-adviser

  6. Software Developer https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/software-systems/job-profile/software-developer

  7. Stockbroker https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/finance-accounting/job-profile/stockbroker

  8. Architect https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z7thd6f

  9. A statistician https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/area-mathematical-sciences/statistics-and-econometrics

 

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using Maths:

A software engineer - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/area-mathematicalsciences/software-engineering

Computer Game Designer - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/area-mathematicalsciences/computer-games-design-and-games-programming

An architect - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z7thd6f

Studying maths at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/area-mathematicalsciences/mathematics

English

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using English. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Advertising copywriter (produce words for print, TV, radio and online adverts) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/sales-marketing/job-profile/advertising-copywriter

  2. Commissioning Editor (buy authors, book titles and ideas for publication) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/media/job-profile/commissioning-editor

  3. Marketing executive https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/sales-marketing/job-profile/marketing-executive

  4. Magazine journalist https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/magazine-journalist

  5. Newspaper journalist https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/newspaper-journalist

  6. Screenwriter https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/games/job-profile/screenwriter

  7. Publishing https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/words/publishing

 

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using English:

A marketing executive - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zf4fhbk

An apprentice journalist - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z46p8xs

Study creative writing at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/words/creativewriting

Marketing - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/words/marketing

A sports journalist - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zr3xwty

Freelance writer - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zbgc6v4

Study English language at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/english Journalist - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z4ykscw

Physics

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using Physics. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Aerospace Engineer https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/engineering-design/job-profile/aerospace-engineer

  2. Astronomer https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/science/job-profile/astronomer

  3. Broadcast Engineer https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/broadcast-engineer

  4. Civil Engineer https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/design-planning/job-profile/civil-engineer

  5. Energy Engineer https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/design-planning/job-profile/energy-engineer

  6. Meteorologist https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/meteorologist

  7. Nuclear Engineer https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/engineering-design/job-profile/nuclear-engineer

 

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using Physics:

Studying Physics at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/area-sciences/physics

Working on a nuclear site - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zrw647h

A minerals technology apprentice - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zhhjy9q An aerospace engineer apprentice - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zjq3jhv

An aerospace engineer - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/znj9scw

An electrical engineer - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zvqyqp3

An electrician - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zrpdf4j

A Formula 1 engineer - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zvk3jhv

Geography

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using Geography. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Cartographer (designing and producing maps such as Google Maps) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/software-systems/job-profile/cartographer

  2. Overseas aid worker (help people overseas affected by man-made and natural disasters) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/aid-worker

  3. Airline pilot https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/airline-pilot

  4. Drone pilot https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/agriculture/job-profile/drone-pilot

  5. Ecologist (study the relationship between plants, animals and the environment) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/environment/job-profile/ecologist

  6. Quantity Surveyor https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/on-site/job-profile/quantity-surveyor

  7. Seismologist https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/environment/job-profile/seismologist

  8. Town or city planner https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/design-planning/job-profile/town-planner

  9. Diplomatic Service Officer (protect British interests overseas) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/government/job-profile/diplomatic-service-officer

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using Geography:

 

Studying geology at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/geology

Studying geography at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/geography

A city planner for Westminster Borough Council - https://icould.com/stories/nicole-n/

An airline pilot - https://icould.com/stories/jonathan-g/

A helicopter pilot - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/znbgpg8

Secondary school geography teacher - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/znbgpg8

A cartographer - https://icould.com/stories/simon-d/

A conservation trainee - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zvrv7nb

Religious Education (RE)

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using RE. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Further education lecturer (lecturer at a university) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/education/job-profile/further-education-lecturer

  2. Psychotherapist (use talking techniques and therapies to help people) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/medical/job-profile/psychotherapist

  3. Civil Servant (work in different government departments to help carry out policies) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/admin-hr-legal/job-profile/civil-service-administrativeofficer

  4. Public Relations Officer (manage an organisation’s public image and reputation) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/public-relations-officer

  5. Primary School Teacher https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/childcare/job-profile/primary-school-teacher

  6. Local government officer https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/government/job-profile/local-government-officer

 

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using RE:

Studying theology at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/theologyand-religion

An outreach pastor - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zmg9f4j

A hospital chaplain - https://icould.com/stories/anne-a/

Primary school teacher - https://icould.com/stories/kelly-a/

A Member of Parliament (MP) - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z74n6g8

Drama

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using Drama. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Actor https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/performing-arts/job-profile/actor

  2. Arts Administrator (help to organise events and exhibitions) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/arts-crafts/job-profile/arts-administrator

  3. Dramatherapist https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/childcare/job-profile/dramatherapist

  4. Director of photography (manage lighting and camera crews for TV and film) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/director-of-photography

  5. Set designer https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/design/job-profile/set-designer

  6. Youth worker https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/youth-worker

  7. Social media manager https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/social-media/job-profile/social-media-manager

  8. Community arts worker https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/arts-crafts/job-profile/community-arts-worker

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using Drama:

 

Studying drama and theatre studies at universities -

https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/drama-and-theatre-studies

A hair and make-up artist - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z49fhcw

A radio presenter - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zd778xs

A technical theatre apprentice - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zrpct39

A prop maker - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zr8fjhv

An actor - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z6yg2sg

A theatre wardrobe technician - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/znmxrj6

A sound engineer - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z4jn2sg

A stage manager - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zdbjcqt

Art, Design & Textiles

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using Art and Design. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Advertising art director https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/sales-marketing/job-profile/advertising-art-director

  2. Animator https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/design/job-profile/animator

  3. Art gallery curator https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/arts-crafts/job-profile/art-gallery-curator

  4. Graphic designer https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zhf7qp3

  5. Fashion designer https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/fashion-designer

  6. Textile designer https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/design/job-profile/textile-designer

  7. User (UX) experience design (create websites and apps to meet consumer needs) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/media/job-profile/ux-designer

  8. Visual merchandiser (create eye-catching displays in shops) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/retail/job-profile/visual-merchandiser

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using Art and Design:

 

Studying Fine Art at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/fine-art

Studying Graphic Design at university -

https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/graphic-design

A user experience designer - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zm2rvk7

A graphic designer at the V&A museum - https://icould.com/stories/joanne-g/

A costume designer - https://icould.com/stories/hannah-l/

An animator - https://icould.com/stories/maxwell-o/

A fashion designer for the high street - https://icould.com/stories/jeni-b/

A computer game modeller - https://icould.com/stories/mark-b-2/

Computer Science

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using Computer Science. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. App developer https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/software-systems/job-profile/app-developer

  2. Automotive engineer (design, develop, test and build cars and motorbikes) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/engineering-design/job-profile/automotive-engineer

  3. Computer games developer https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/computer-games-developer

  4. Cyber intelligence officer (gather information about threats to IT) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/data-network/job-profile/cyber-intelligence-officer

  5. IT Director (manage the development of IT systems for organisations) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/data-network/job-profile/head-of-it-(it-director)

  6. Software engineer https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zk32gwx

  7. Web designer (design new websites and develop existing ones) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/design/job-profile/web-designer

  8. Broadcast engineer (make sure TV, radio and online broadcasts run smoothly) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/media/job-profile/broadcast-engineer

 

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using Computer Science:

 

Study electronic engineering at university -

https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/electronic-and-electrical-engineering

Study computer science and AI at university (with industry placements) - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/featured/computer-science-and-ai

Study Computer Games Programming at university -

https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/featured/computer-games-design-and-gamesprogramming

Cyber Security apprentice - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zjvf2sg

A software engineer - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/featured/software-engineering

A coder - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zmq3jhv

An app developer - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zhgn92p

Modern Foreign Languages (MFL)

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using MFL. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. English as a foreign language (EFL) teacher  https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/education/job-profile/efl-teacher

  2. Events manager (organise and run business, promotional and social events) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/events/job-profile/events-manager

  3. Cabin crew https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/food-drink/job-profile/cabin-crew

  4. Translator (translate written words into another language) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/wellbeing/job-profile/translator

  5. Interpreter (convert spoken word from one language to another) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/interpreter

  6. Speech and Language Therapist https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/speech-and-language-therapist

 

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using MFL:

1. Studying languages at university:

Spanish and Chinese - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/spanish-and-spanishstudies

German - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/german-and-german-studies

French - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/french-and-french-studies

2. Studying different cultures at university:

Middle eastern Studies - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/modern-middleeastern-studies

Asian studies - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/asian-studies

Japanese studies - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/japanese-and-japanesestudies

Russian studies - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/russian-and-east-europeanstudies

Portuguese studies - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/portuguese-andportuguese-studies

Italian studies - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/italian-and-italian-studies

Business

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using Business. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Business Analyst (work with organisations to help them change and improve) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/admin-hr-legal/job-profile/business-analyst

  2. Project Manager (plan and organise people and resources to complete a project on time) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/agriculture/job-profile/business-project-manager

  3. Estate Agent https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/sales-marketing/job-profile/estate-agent

  4. Market Researcher https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/sales-marketing/job-profile/market-researcher

  5. Retail buyer (choose products for shops to sell) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/retail-buyer

  6. Retail merchandiser (make sure goods are on sale at the right price and in the right stores) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/retail-merchandiser

  7. Sales Manager (organise, coach and lead teams of sales representatives) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/arts-crafts/job-profile/sales-manager

  8. Social media manager https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/social-media/job-profile/social-media-manager

  9. Public Relations Officer (manage the reputation and image of organisations) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/sales-marketing/job-profile/public-relations-officer

 

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using Business:

 

Study public relations at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/publicrelations

Study business management at university -

https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/business-and-management A marketing manager - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zrtqqp3

A business development intern - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z47b2sg

A recruitment apprentice - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zh29hbk

A corporate social responsibility coordinator - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zm8rhbk

Food Technology

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using Food Technology. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Chef https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/food-drink/job-profile/chef

  2. Baker https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/food-drink/job-profile/baker

  3. Catering Manager https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/events/job-profile/catering-manager

  4. Food scientist (develop new food and drink products) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/food-drink/job-profile/food-scientist

  5. Nutritional Therapist (give people advice on diet and nutrition) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/nutritional-therapist

  6. Nutritionist (share scientific knowledge on the effects of diet on health and wellbeing) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/medical/job-profile/nutritionist

 

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using Food Technology:

 

Studying Food Manufacturing at university -

https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/food-and-beverage-studies

Studying Nutrition at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/featured/nutrition

A Head Chef - https://icould.com/stories/brian-n/

A sous chef - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zjmct39

A baker - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zvmjbdm

A chef and food vlogger - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z4fq382

A restaurant assistant manager - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z4v7bdm Front of house manager - https://icould.com/stories/nikky-k/

Music

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using Music. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Audio visual technician (operate visual, sound and lighting equipment) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/software-systems/job-profile/audio-visual-technician

  2. Music promotions manager (publicise recording artists) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/sales-marketing/job-profile/music-promotions-manager

  3. Music teacher https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/childcare/job-profile/music-teacher

  4. Music therapist https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/childcare/job-profile/music-therapist

  5. Studio sound engineer (work in studios and make recordings of music) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/performing-arts/job-profile/studio-sound-engineer

  6. Radio broadcast assistant https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/media/job-profile/radio-broadcast-assistant

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers Music:

 

Study Music at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/music

The Head of Talent Acquisition at Universal Music UK - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zn3ppg8

A recording artist (Arlo Parks) - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zj6w96f

A stage technician - https://icould.com/stories/joseph-d/

A music licensing assistant - https://icould.com/stories/andre-c/

A music journalist - https://icould.com/stories/hattie-c/

A composer - https://icould.com/stories/suzanne-p-2/

A music video director - https://icould.com/stories/emil-n/

A BBC radio producer - https://icould.com/stories/julie-s-3/

Physical Education (PE)

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using PE. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. PE teacher https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/education/job-profile/pe-teacher

  2. Personal Trainer https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/leisure/job-profile/personal-trainer

  3. Physiotherapist https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/physiotherapist

  4. Sports and exercise phycologist (work with athletes and teams to improve performance) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/wellbeing/job-profile/sport-and-exercise-psychologist

  5. Sports scientist (use knowledge of how the body works to improve sporting ability) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/sports/job-profile/sports-scientist

  6. Soldier https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z6rjgwx

  7. Firefighter https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z6n3mfr

  8. Sport commentator https://www.unifrog.org/student/careers/keywords/sports-commentator

  9. Football referee https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/football-referee

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using PE:

Study Sport Science at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/sports/sport-science

Study Anatomy at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/sports/anatomyphysiology-pathology-and-kinesiology

A Personal Trainer - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z6hqvk7

A rope access trainee - https://icould.com/stories/james-m/

A PE teacher - https://icould.com/stories/matt-c/

Sheffield United Marketing Manager - https://icould.com/stories/sarah-s/

A football coach - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zhs2bdm

A physiotherapist - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zr3b7nb

Health & Social Care

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using Health and Social Care. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Care worker (help vulnerable people to carry out daily activities) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/senior-care-worker

  2. Social worker (help to protect vulnerable children and adults from harm and support people to live independently) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/social-worker

  3. Palliative care assistant (provide end of life care and support to patients and their families) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/palliative-care-assistant

  4. Occupational care nurse (care for the health and wellbeing of people at work) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/occupational-health-nurse

  5. Ambulance care assistant (take patients to and from hospital for appointments) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/ambulance-care-assistant

  6. Nanny (work in private homes looking after babies and children) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/nanny

  7. Health visitor (work with families in their homes to support a healthy lifestyle and prevent illness) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/health-visitor

  8. Nursery Worker (help babies and children up to the age of 5 to develop) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/nursery-worker

  9. Nurse https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/nurse

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using Health and Social Care:

 

A nursing associate - https://icould.com/stories/monica/

A youth work coordinator - https://icould.com/stories/gillian-y/

An occupational therapist - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zd8dnrd

A paramedic - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zmwsscw

A care worker - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zkcsd6f

A nursery worker - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zhynjhv

Sociology & Psychology (Social Sciences)

Click on the links below to find out more about the different careers available using Sociology. You will find out entry requirements, university and apprenticeship opportunities, average salaries and much more!

  1. Clinical psychologist (help people to deal with mental health issues) https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/medical/job-profile/clinicalpsychologist

  2. Sociologist https://www.unifrog.org/student/careers/keywords/sociologist

  3. Counsellor (help people to discuss their feelings) https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/counsellor

  4. Criminologist https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/criminologist

  5. Charity director https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/admin-hr-legal/job-profile/charity-director

  6. Aid worker https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/government/job-profile/aid-worker

  7. Welfare Rights Officer https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/job-sectors/wellbeing/job-profile/welfare-rights-officer

  8. Psychologist (study people’s behaviour, thoughts, feelings and motivations) https://www.unifrog.org/student/careers/keywords/psychologist

 

Real world examples – watch videos and read stories about people who work in careers using Sociology:

Study Sociology at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/sociology

Study Criminology at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/criminology

Study Social Policy at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/social-policy

Study Gender Studies at university - https://www.unifrog.org/student/subjects/keywords/genderstudies

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