A-Z of Careers & Jobs by Susan Hodgson

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By Susan Hodgson

For a person taking a look at beginning their occupation, or altering jobs, the ''A-Z of Careers and Jobs'' is a goldmine of hugely appropriate info on latest profession possibilities. taking a look at over three hundred occupations, the publication not just tells you in regards to the jobs to be had but in addition describes the abilities employers are searhing for and the kind of skills and coaching you want to achieve your selected occupation course. Editor Susan Hodgson, previously Head of Careers carrier at London South financial institution collage, offers a bunch of historical past element together with region details, worthwhile web content for additional learn, information on beginning salaries and precious touch facts. She guarantees that the e-book presents in a single resource the entire details you want to make an educated profession selection. released in organization with ''The Times'', and now in its fifteenth variation, the ''A-Z of Careers and Jobs'' is the reference resource of selection for an individual who's beginning out on - or seeking to switch - their profession.

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Architects create designs based on information supplied by the client on the function of the building, the proposed budget and the site. An architect needs to have an understanding of structure, finance, planning law and design, and in many building projects acts as the coordinator in a team of specialist consultants such as engineers, builders and interior designers. The architect works to the client’s requirements and produces working drawings for the builder. These show dimensions, materials and how everything will be put together.

You then have to persuade a trainer to take you on as either an apprentice jockey for flat racing, or a conditional jockey if you plan to become a jump jockey. You can prepare for work in a racing yard by doing the NVQ level 1 and 2 Racehorse Care Residential Course. You can do these at a residential course at the British Racing School or the Northern Racing College. Places on these courses are highly sought after and are free if you are aged between 16 and 25. Day release courses in racehorse care are also available at some local colleges.

Personal Qualities and Skills You have to be comfortable handling animals and you must be kind, caring and calm when doing so. You also have to accept that you will have to do things that are stressful for animals, so you need to be prepared for this. You must be practical, thorough and meticulous, since you have to record scientific information accurately. Salaries info Salaries for trainees range from £12,000 to £15,000 and from £15,000 to £20,000 for qualified technicians, but there is no national agreed rate for this work.

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