August 2013 - Careers Advice for Parents and Young People
Distance learning degrees are on the up!

Distance learning degrees are on the up!

Because distance learning is normally done part-time, acquiring an honours degree is going to take longer than attending a standard university – six years instead of three years, perhaps. But the opportunity to combine part-time study with work can be a godsend....
Job Search ~ Strategies for Success

Job Search ~ Strategies for Success

This brief guide will provide you with the formula for successful job search. Success is all about adopting a positive, organised and persistent approach. Starting Points You may have already identified some obvious places to look such as the internet, newspaper job...
What does a Web Designer/Developer do?

What does a Web Designer/Developer do?

Web designers or developers are responsible for the design, layout and coding of a website. They are involved with the technical and graphic aspects of a website, how the site works and how it looks. They can also be involved with the maintenance and updating of an...
What does a chef do?

What does a chef do?

Chefs prepare food in restaurants, cafes, bars and hotels. Some work for a catering company. The work varies depending on the level of experience and responsibility, and also the type of operation and style of food offered: · commis chefs (trainees or apprentice)...
What does a Civil Engineering Technician do?

What does a Civil Engineering Technician do?

Civil engineering technicians provide technical support to civil engineers in the design, construction and management of a variety of projects, from widening a motorway to building the world’s tallest structure. A technician could be involved in: • surveying a...
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