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Actuary

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..

Barber

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

Cardiologist

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

Disaster Manager

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

Employment Advisor

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

Firefighter

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.

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.

Journalist

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.

Librarian

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

Marine Biologist

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

Neurologist

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.

Paramedic

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

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.