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Training and Development Manager

Training and development managers are part of the human resources team that helps to attract, retain and motivate the top employees in the field.

Animal Behaviourist

Animal behaviourists or ethologists are concerned with understanding the causes, functions, development and evolution of animal behaviour.

Teacher

Teachers educate children by planning and conducting an education programme to develop literacy, numeracy and the physical, emotional, intellectual and social growth of their students.

Firefighter

Firefighters respond to emergency situations and primarily protect people, the environment and property from all types of accidents and emergencies. They control and extinguish fires, working together as members of fire brigades.

Lecturer

Lecturers teach and carry out research in universities and higher education establishments. They teach academic and vocational subjects at undergraduate and postgraduate level to students over the age of 18.

Game Ranger

A game ranger, also known as a game warden or conservation officer, is a member of law enforcement. This person is charged with protecting wildlife in a specified area to ensure that population levels of certain types of wildlife are kept at biologically successful levels.

Baker

Bakers are food workers who create breads and other baked goods, such as cookies, cakes, pies and pastries.

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