Most young people have no idea what they want to do, which is completely fine; we’ve all been there. However, if you still need a helping hand, we have found 20 of the most searched professions in the UK. In this professions guide, we break down your day-to-day tasks, the desirable skills, and what qualifications come in handy for the job. From babysitters to business analysts, we will show you various jobs that could interest you. In addition, we are offering you a rundown on your expected salary, what education is available, and the necessary skills and experience for the job. After reading about becoming a police officer, nurse, or social worker, check out our job application tips at the bottom of this page to perfect your CV and ace that interview. Don’t forget to check out our vacancies; if none are interesting, we have many jobs available for young people. Whether you’re a student or newly graduated, we sure have something for everyone.
Learn more about the top 20 professions in the UK
Welcome Aboard! Check out how to become an Air Hostess.
Want to get paid to look after children, becoming a Babysitter might be for you.
Do you want to make the perfect cocktail, then become a Bartender.
Data, Software and Programming, sound interesting? Become a Business Analyst.
Call Centre Agent
Become a Call Centre Agent. Handle calls, queries and support customers.
Cook, create menus and manage a kitchen, would you like to be a Chef?
Do you have a driving license, put it to good use and become a Delivery Driver.
Don't want to work behind a desk? Become an Electrician.
Are you a negotiating pro? See if being an Estate Agent is for you.
Interior Design? Colour wheels, textiles and furniture. Does this interest you.
Want to help people maintain their health? Think about becoming a Nurse.
Love helping children's development and skills try becoming a Nursery Nurse.
Do you excel in a subject? Help others by becoming an Online Tutor.
Aspire to become a lawyer, start as a Paralegal and gain great experience.
Protect, serve and prevent crime by becoming a Police Officer.
Can you effectively manage projects? Answer: become a Project Manager.
Support people in need by becoming a Social Worker.
Do you nerd out for computer science? Try being a Software Engineer.
Become a Teaching Assitant, if you love the idea of teaching and helping young people develop their knowledge.
Schedule meetings, answer phone calls, emails. Thought about becoming a Virtual Assistant?
Job Application Tips
With our CV, interview and cover letter tips, our tricks are a sure fire way to land you that job.