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Career sectors and Employment

Discussion about careers in different sectors, for work experience to graduate schemes. Please note: not the place for advertising job opportunities.

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Civil service fast stream... by jelly1000 28 minutes ago 650
Discussion, advice and support for prospective and current postgraduate entrants into Initial Teacher Training and for qualified teachers.

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Discussion around careers in the field of IT and technology, from programming to security.
IBM - Application Specialist... by ttoby 39 minutes ago 982
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