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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..

Air Cabin Crew

Air cabin crew help make sure that airline passengers have a comfortable, safe and pleasant flight.


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.

Border Force Officer

Border Force officers protect UK border entry points like ports and airports, by enforcing immigration and customs regulations.


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

Charity Fundraiser

Charity fundraisers organise events and activities to


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


Dentists promote good oral hygiene, diagnose, treat teeth and mouth problems and help prevent dental disease

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.


Geoscientists study the Earth's structure and formation and analyse rocks to explore its natural mineral and energy resources.

Hotel Porter

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

Housing Officer

Housing officers look after rented properties for local authorities and housing associations.

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.

Jewellery Designer

A Jewellery designer makes, plans and creates jewellery, silverware and other decorative products.


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.

Kitchen Fitter

Kitchen and bathroom fitters install kitchens and bathroom suites in homes and businesses. You could work with building companies, design agencies, kitchen and bathroom manufacturers and retailers.


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.

Mortgage Advisor

A mortgage adviser can search the market on your behalf and recommend the best deal for your circumstances.


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.


Orthoptists are the experts in diagnosing and treating defects in eye movement and problems with how the eyes work together, called binocular vision.


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

Prison Officer

Prison officers supervise inmates in prisons, remand centres and young offenders' institutions.

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.


A Secretary is responsible for: Ensuring meetings are effectively organised Maintaining effective records and administration. Upholding the legal requirements of governing documents, charity law, company law, etc.

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.


Upholsterers pad, cover and re-cover furniture with materials like leather, suede or cotton.

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.

Visual Merchandiser

As a visual merchandiser, you'll promote retail brands, products and services in-store, in catalogues or online. Keeping up with and predicting future trends will be an important part of your work.

Waste Management Officer

Handling responsibility, an interest in the environment and sustainability and the ability to understand complex legislation are just some of the skills you'll need as a waste management officer.

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.


YouTubers create and publish digestible videos that cater to their unique viewership. YouTubers are either compensated by their employers or directly by YouTube plus their sponsor.


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.