Tag Archives: Biology

International Administrator

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Neva (29) speaks fluent Spanish and works in the international department at the Royal College of Physicians. She organises conferences and workshops for overseas members of the College. She also works on the administration aspects of long-term collaborative projects with … Take me to the video

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Clinical Advisor

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Cordelia (aged 31) is a doctor, seconded from the NHS to work as Clinical Advisor to the President of the Royal College of Physicians as part of the Chief Medical Officer’s … Take me to the video

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Health Economist

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Ralph (aged 25) works at the National Clinical Guideline Centre.  He is part of a team who produce guidelines, for doctors and patients, on the best available medicine and treatments.  His … Take me to the video

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Civil Service Fast Streamer

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Amy (aged 25) is a Civil Service fast-streamer working at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. She is a European specialist and her work focuses on science and research funding. Projects cover a wide range of subjects ranging from … Take me to the video

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Species Conservation Research Officer

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Julia (27) works at Slimbridge for an environmental charity, The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust.  She monitors and records changes in the habits and numbers of Bewick Swans that visit the UK … Take me to the video

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Dental Hygienist (Trainee)

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Shona (27) is a qualified dental nurse and radiographer.  She is half-way through a two-year Dental Hygiene Diploma course and is enjoying the break from work to gain new skills.    Bursaries are sometimes available but getting a place on the … Take me to the video

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Systems Co-ordinator (Environmental)

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Amie (23) works at a quarry where her main responsibilities are to monitor environmental practices, and ensure correct health and safety standards are followed.   Her work is very varied: it includes training staff and compiling reports for the environmental agencies. … Take me to the video

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Ecologist

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Sarah (26) works in the Environmental Division of a large engineering company. It is her responsibility to survey an area for protected species before construction projects begin and then advise how risk to wildlife can be averted. Her time is … Take me to the video

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Wetlands Reserve Warden

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James (28) works for Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) at Slimbridge. He is part of a 3-person team who look after the 800-acre reserve, monitor daily activity of birds, and interact with the visiting public. They seasonally adjust water levels … Take me to the video

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Farm Manager

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Laura (26) studied agriculture at university and is now responsible for day-to-day management of a large arable farm. She talks about the different possible careers in agriculture and how farming today is a business like any other and the importance … Take me to the video

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