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An actuary evaluates, manages and advises on financial risks. ... As an actuary, you'll use financial and statistical theories to assess the likelihood of a particular event occurring and its possible financial costs..


Anaesthetists assess patients' health and discuss which type of anaesthetic is suitable for them . Administer appropriate anaesthetics before surgery, monitor their wellbeing during surgery and provide care after medical procedures.


Barbers are licensed to cut, color, perm, shampoo, and style hair, and provide shaves. They may use tools like scissors, clippers, razors, and combs.


Barristers give specialist legal advice, advising solicitors and representing people in court, at tribunals and in public inquiries


Cardiologists are doctors who diagnose, assess and treat patients with diseases and defects of the heart and blood vessels (the cardiovascular system).


Chefs prepare, cook and present food in hotels, bars and restaurants.

Disaster Manager

Disaster managers, often called emergency management directors, are responsible for preparing for and responding to disasters.

Drama Therapist

Dramatherapists use group work, role play and movement to help people with their feelings and emotions

Employment Advisor

An employment manager oversees the recruitment and employment procedures in a company. They are typically in charge of planning the hiring processes.

Event Manager

Event managers organise and run conferences, exhibitions, promotions and business and social events

Financial Advisor

Financial advisers help people and organisations choose investments, savings, pensions, mortgages and insurance products


Firefighters respond to fires, accidents and other incidents where there are risks to life and property. Full-time firefighters help protect the public in emergency situations.

Games Tester

A Games Tester tests specific aspects of a game, writes detailed reports of each bug they find and then re-tests when the development team has fixed it.

Hotel Porter

A Hotel Porter welcomes guests and carries their luggage. They may also make reservations, arrange taxis, book tickets and run errands.

Intelligence Analyst

Intelligence Analysts help keep the country secure by assessing and interpreting intelligence data. They protect national security & economic wellbeing, and prevent serious organised crime & terrorist attacks.

IT Technician

As an IT technician, you'll usually work within an organisation, helping to monitor and maintain the computer systems and fix any issues that may arise.


Journalists research, write, edit, proofread and file news stories, features and articles. Their pieces are used on television and radio or within magazines, journals and newspapers, in print and online.

Kennel Worker

Kennel workers care for dogs and cats staying in boarding or quarantine kennels, either while their owners are on holiday, or because they are strays or waiting to be re-homed.


A Librarian helps keep a library organised and tidy, chasing and collecting books back, ordering new items and enforcing fines.

Life Coach

Life coaches support and encourage people to help them make informed decisions in their working and personal lives.

Marine Biologist

Marine biologists study biological oceanography and the associated fields of chemical, physical, and geological oceanography to understand marine organisms.


A metallurgist is concerned with the extraction and processing of various metals and alloys. They will investigate and examine the performance of metals such as iron, steel, aluminium, nickel and copper.


Neurologists are specialists who can assess, diagnose, manage, and treat conditions that affect your brain.

Outdoor Pursuits

Outdoor pursuits managers run centres that offer facilities and classes in outdoor sports and activities. The centre will offer a range of land and water sports.


Paramedics respond to emergency call-outs and give people life-saving medical help wherever they may be.

Quantity Surveyor

Quantity surveyors advise on financial and contractual matters relating to, construction projects and provide other support functions concerning the financing and materials required for building projects.

Quarry Manager

Quarry Manager/Engineers explore new sites, oversee extraction operations and manage sites at the end of their commercial life.

Recycling Officer

Recycling officers promote recycling in the community, and run local recycling schemes.

Retail Buyer

A retail buyer purchases products to be sold in retail stores. They are responsible for studying consumer buying trends, analyzing the market, and determining the newest styles and products.

Sports Coach

Sports coaches teach sports skills to individuals and teams of all abilities. They may work with other coaches or on their own.

Tattoo Artist

A tattoo artist is someone who creates permanent images or words on the skin. This is done by injecting ink under the surface of the skin by piercing it with a small needle.


Toxicologists investigate any potential adverse impact that materials, chemicals, potential new medicines, natural substances and radiation might have on human and animal health and the environment.

Urban Designer

Urban designers create practical and visually pleasing places, including buildings, open spaces, and landscapes.

Veterinary Surgeon

A retail buyer purchases products to be sold in retail stores. They are responsible for studying consumer buying trends, analyzing the market, and determining the newest styles and products.

Wellsite Geologist

Wellsite geologists study and classify rock cuttings from oil and gas wells in order to determine how drilling should be started and how it should proceed

Youth Worker

Youth workers work directly with children and young people, helping them to build life skills, develop healthy relationships and make decisions that are right for them.


As a zookeeper, you'll need to: keep animal enclosures clean, germ-free and safely secured. prepare food such as pellets, fresh produce, meat or hay and administer medications. observe animals and check for any signs of distress or ill health.