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
Design Careers including - Interior, Product, Computer Games, Fashion or Jewellery Design
Careers in ICT & Computing
Mending and making things
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
Geography and Travel and Tourism
Health and Social Care and Sociology
Computer Games Designer
Modern Foreign Languages
Careers in the travel industry including Cabin Crew, Resort Representative and hotel work
Leisure Centre Assistant
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