Tag Archives: Public Sector

Doctor

Doctor

Not a member but want to watch this interview? Diana (aged 32) is a doctor training to become a General Practitioner.  She explains why she chose to study medicine, what happens at medical school and early years in the NHS, … Take me to the video

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Conservation Officer

Conservation Officer (Assistant)

Louise (aged 25) describes the roles of restorers and conservators working on the collections at The Discovery Museum and talks about the need for good chemistry and physics for conservation work plus plenty of patience. She also talks about her … Take me to the video

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Social Housing Administrator

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Leanne (aged 22) works in the housing department at Dudley Metropolitan Council. They have thousands of properties to let and when any become available she identifies suitable tenants. This involves talking to potential tenants on the telephone, short-listing people for … 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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Senior Policy Advisor

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Caroline (aged 27) is a Civil Service Fast-Streamer currently working as Senior Adviser in the Internet Policy Team at the Department of Culture, Media and Sport. The team implement the Data Economy Act which helps online copyright owners protect their … 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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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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Project Manager (Social Care)

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Emma (25) runs  a project that promotes careers in social care.  She organises a team of care workers who take time out of their regular jobs to work with local schools. She also works with teachers to introduce  the social … Take me to the video

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Estates Officer (Property Maintenance)

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Matt (23) left school after GCSEs and did a mechanical apprenticeship that covered heating and plumbing systems.  He has worked in the estates department of a large hospital for seven years and been promoted to an office position.  He sometimes … Take me to the video

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Training Co-ordinator (Health Care)

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Fin (23) heads a team that controls the budgets given for training nurses, midwives and clerical staff.  Senior managers decide training priorities and budgets, then Fin will set up the courses internally or arrange places on external courses.  She also … Take me to the video

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