If you are confident, good with people and want to work in a dynamic industry then estate agency could be for you. Research shows there are 157,000 people employed in UK estate agencies. It can be an uncertain industry, as it is heavily reliant on the state of the economy and housing market – 30,000 Continue reading..
The security industry is about much more than patrolling premises. There are many interesting roles in this surprisingly varied field. Think of a job in security and a peak-capped guard keeping a vigilant eye on a shop or warehouse might well spring to mind. In fact, though, the industry offers plenty of other possible career Continue reading..
In an increasingly competitive jobs market, interning and volunteering can push you to the top of the shortlist. We look at the options… You want to get on the career ladder. Maybe you’ve already got the right qualifications and know what skills are required, but you’ve applied for jobs and still haven’t been offered an Continue reading..
Finding your dream career isn’t easy. guest editor James Caan gives you guidance on getting ahead of the game… Job hunting can be demoralising, but it’s important to remain positive. The key is to stay motivated, believe that the right opportunity is just around the corner and be proactive about finding it. Treat periods of Continue reading..
Working in hotels is both sociable and varied, so you’re sure never to get bored. Love looking after people and making sure they are happy? Working in a hotel or guest house can offer you a great sense of satisfaction. It’s also a career that offers variety, as anything can happen, and a great social Continue reading..
The UK’s food and drink sector needS to recruit 109,000 people by 2022. could you be one of them? Working for a food and drink firm has a lot going for it. Not only is it a lively career with plenty of entry-level, part-time and temporary positions, there are excellent opportunities for management-level professionals at Continue reading..
There are lots of benefits to joining the growing hospitality and leisure industry. HERE ARE a few… SECTOR IS booming Hospitality is a growing industry, despite the consequences of the recent UK recession. Employment projections in the State of the Nation report by People 1st show that, by 2020, the hospitality and tourism sector is Continue reading..
Getting fit is taking OVER FROM partying for many people. Why not join the movement as an instructor? Eating clean and getting lean are the latest buzzwords among young people, who are focusing more and more on improving and maintaining their health and fitness levels. Spending on UK gym membership has soared by 44% in the Continue reading..
Are you considering a career as a teacher? there are few jobs that are as challenging – or as satisfying… massively rewarding What do you remember most about school? Chances are it will be an inspirational Teacher who has contributed to making you the person you are today. As an educator, you’ll make a massive Continue reading..
do you have what it takes to become a teacher? Here are the qualities you’ll need, from primary to adult education Working in education takes a special kind of person. When you tell other people you’re a Teacher, a lot of them will say: ‘Gosh, I could never do that.’ But those with a passion Continue reading..