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There are thousands of jobs available in a range of different industries like logistics, food retail, agriculture, care and the public sector. You may never have considered these types of jobs before, but your experience and transferable skills could make you perfect for them.

Find out about the types of jobs that are recruiting right now.

Articles including advice and resources on how to look for work, plus helpful job search tools.

The hospitality sector includes pubs, bars, clubs, hotels, holiday parks and other venues. There are a huge number of vacancies...

The public sector is the catch all term for a vast range of careers and jobs in central and local...

Police woman in uniform

Being a police officer means you’ll serve your local community, protect the public, prevent crime, and provide support to victims....

Armed forces

Whether you choose the Royal Navy, British Army & Royal Air Force, a career in the Armed Forces can be...

Spotlight on agriculture

Watch the video to find out how Rose is spending her summer being paid to work in the countryside. There...

Whether you are starting out in your career, changing jobs or moving from a different sector there are a wide...

Innovative and exciting, the green energy sector has lots of opportunities and many different career paths. And with the Government’s...

The logistics sector covers a wide range of jobs, from lorry drivers to warehouse staff, delivery drivers to team leaders,...

Hospitality to retail

Four popular myths about working in food retail, busted

Getting started in adult social care Working in adult social care is not just an emotionally rewarding role, it’s one...

Teaching is a career like no other. There aren’t many jobs where you go home each day knowing you have...

Working in prison and probation services means working in a critical role which can be hugely rewarding. If you have...

Women on production line

Food and drink production is a vibrant, innovative and exciting industry. It’s the biggest manufacturing sector in the country (larger...

A career in the Civil Service is an opportunity to make a real difference. The Civil Service delivers public services...

Man working in IT with three computer screens

If you’re on the look-out for a new job opportunity, the Information Technology (IT) industry could offer more than you...

Thinking of a new career in engineering? Here’s what you need to know about skills, salary, what to expect on...

Male student smiling holding some books

If you’re leaving education or training and looking for a career in the creative industries, Lucy Ferguson, CEO at London-based...

Thinking of a new career in banking? Here’s what you need to know about skills, salary, what to expect on...

Female interviewee smiling with thumbs up

Ever thought that agency work isn’t for you? Think again. You might be surprised by the range of jobs they...

What is a sector-based work academy programme (SWAP)? Sector-based work academy programme (SWAPs) is an opportunity to learn new skills...

What is JETS? If you’re looking for work, need some extra help, and you are eligible, then JETS could be...

With support from New Enterprise Allowance Razan set up Yorkshire Dama Cheese. Three years later she is an award-winning entrepreneur...