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How do GCSE subjects link to careers?

If you are:

Active – think about – PE, Leisure & Tourism, Travel & Tourism, Engineering, Construction

Creative – think about - Art, Dance, Drama, Music, Photography, Fashion & Textiles, Food Technology, English.

Interested in How things Work – think about – Sciences, Geography, History, Maths, Engineering, Design Technology

Interested in People – think about - Health & Social Care, Child Development, Sociology, Psychology, History, English, Geography, Languages, RE, Travel & Tourism.

Organised and Enterprising – Business Studies, ICT, Psychology, Retail, History.

Practical – think about – Design Technology, Engineering, Child Development, Construction, Art, Fashion & Textiles

Art

Design Careers including - Interior, Product, Computer Games, Fashion or Jewellery Design

Hairdressing

Beauty Therapy

Teaching

Advertising

Photography

Business Studies/ICT

Careers in ICT & Computing

Retail

Finance

Office Work/Administration

Self Employment

Design Technology

Engineering

Mechanic

Product Design

Construction

Surveying

Mending and making things

Drama/Dance/Music

Teaching

Performing

Theatre Technician

Arts Administration 

English

Careers where you’re advising people and giving information, including – Librarian, Benefits Adviser, Sales, Retail, Law

Careers involving writing, including – Editor, Publishing, Advertising and Marketing

Teaching

Geography and Travel and Tourism

Health and Social Care and Sociology

History

Museum work

Teaching

Journalism

Archaeology

Legal Careers

Maths

Engineering

Accountancy

Finance

Pilot

Computer Games Designer

Construction Work

Surveying

Media Studies

Public Relations

Events Organiser

Journalist

Advertising

Marketing

Performing

Film Technician

Photographer

Modern Foreign Languages

Careers in the travel industry including Cabin Crew, Resort Representative and hotel work

Office Work

Finance

Business

Translator

Teaching

Legal Careers

PE

Armed Forces

Personal Trainer

Sports Person

Coach

Sports Development

Officer

Teacher

Sports Journalist

Leisure Centre Assistant

RE

Religious leader
Careers helping people with social problems including Social Worker, Welfare Rights Adviser, Prison Officer

Science - Biology Chemistry Physics

Health related careers including Nursing, Physiotherapy, Speech Therapy, Doctor, Dentist, Midwife, Paramedic, Operating Department Technician and Pharmacist

Careers related to animals and the environment, including Conservation,

Farming, Gardening, Vet, Veterinary Nursing, Pet Shop Assistant, Kennel Worker, Groom

Engineering

Teaching

Laboratory Technician

Forensic Scientist

Research Scientist

Mechanic