Welcome to the young people section
Ever wondered what job you may be doing in 20 years? Have you ever thought that it may not have been invented yet?
You could just try different jobs until you find one you like, or you could use labour market information to help you plan you career! Put simply, labour market information is information about jobs in all sorts of industries and professions. Labour market information can help you to find out about which areas of employment are growing (meaning there may be jobs for you in the future) and which are shrinking, which could mean that when you are older, that jobs in that field are not as available.
Your Future Job
Are you an ethical hacker in the making? A budding UAV Swarm Co-ordinator, algorithm auditor, retrologist or data bodyguard?
What job will you be doing in 2030? Try the UKCES quiz to help you find out more about jobs of the future. Click on the image to begin.
You can also find out more about apprenticeships (jobs with training) in this section, to explore whether they may be a suitable pathway for you.
The National Apprenticeship Service has developed materials to help students to develop a greater understanding of what apprenticeships are, and whether to choose them as a post 16 pathway.
Click here to find out more about live apprenticeship and traineeship vacancies.
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