Career Sectors


Are you looking out for career options, looking for a new career, or thinking about changing jobs?

The more you learn about possible options, the easier it will be to decide whether you're interested in a particular job or industry.

You might discover that you love a job, or you might find that it's something you'd never want to do. It's always a good idea to take time to explore career opportunities, regardless of whether you're just starting out or at mid-career looking for something different the next time around. Here's some information on a variety of different careers.

  • Careers in Policing

    Careers in Policing

    Saturday, June 25, 2022

    A career in policing can be really rewarding, both for you as an individual and also for the communities you’ll serve.

  • Careers In Engineering

    Careers In Engineering

    Sunday, May 22, 2022

    Engineering can be described as being concerned with everything that is built or produced. The number of areas in engineering is considerable.

  • Digital Workshops To Help The Underrepresented Pursue A Career In The Legal Sector

    Digital Workshops To Help The Underrepresented Pursue A Career In The Legal Sector

    Thursday, July 9, 2020

    This follows a successful pilot that PRIME undertook last year, involving member firms Brodies, DWF, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Pinsent Masons, along with support from Thorntons.

  • Careers in Health and the NHS

    Careers in Health and the NHS

    Sunday, May 8, 2022

    A growing and ageing population means that more and more health professionals are needed, although the shape and delivery of healthcare provision is constantly changing.

  • Careers in Higher Education

    Careers in Higher Education

    Sunday, May 8, 2022

    There are 160 universities and colleges across the UK that offer study programmes in all fields, across both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Recognised bodies are permitted to award students Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate qualifications, as well as selected other higher education awards depending on the nature of the institution.

  • Careers in Teaching

    Careers in Teaching

    Sunday, May 1, 2022

    Teaching can be a varied and rewarding career path. Depending on your degree subject, and whether you want to teach at primary, secondary or higher education, there is a range of roles available.

  • School-Centred Initial Teacher Training for Graduates

    School-Centred Initial Teacher Training for Graduates

    Wednesday, May 18, 2022

    School-centred initial teacher training (SCITT) programmes are run by schools or groups of schools. Many schools work in close partnerships with universities, enabling trainee teachers to gain a PGCE alongside working towards Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

  • Careers in Accountancy

    Careers in Accountancy

    Sunday, May 1, 2022

    A Career in Accountancy can be a prestigious and well-paid career that offers the opportunity to work at a wide range of businesses and organisations. Financial accounting and management accounting are the two main areas of accounting. Most graduates go into financial accounting and choose to specialise in particular areas, such as tax or audit. Other types of accounting include management accounting and public accounting.

  • Careers in the Maritime Industries

    Careers in the Maritime Industries

    Sunday, May 8, 2022

    Take the plunge Our seas, oceans and inland waterways are of huge importance in terms of resources, the environment and conservation, trade and industry, marine sciences and leisure activity.

  • Graduate careers in pharmacy

    Graduate careers in pharmacy

    Sunday, May 2, 2021

    Take a good look at yourself. If a life in science interests you and you want to make a contribution to society, then you could be on the way to becoming a pharmacist