FIND MY CAREER

Professional Sportsperson

Professional sportspeople are highly skilled and talented in their chosen sport, and are paid to compete in front of crowds.

Veterinary Assistant

A veterinary assistant is a vital member of any veterinary team providing health care to animals in laboratories, animal hospitals and clinics.

Chef

Chefs are responsible for training and managing kitchen personnel, supervising and coordinating all culinary activities, and making the administrative decisions for a restaurant.

Sailing Manager

Sailing managers are responsible for the day-to-day running of a sailing training institution. They also teach people to sail yachts and boats, both at sea and on inland waterways like reservoirs, canals and lakes.

Architect

Architects are responsible for designing the places that people need in order to live, play, work, learn, worship, shop, meet and eat.

Plumber

Plumbers are called in to install, repair and examine piping systems that are used for moving water, sewage and gases in and out of buildings.

Booking Agent

Booking agents represent and promote artists, performers and athletes in dealings with current or prospective employers.

INSPIRATIONAL PEOPLE

Randall Abrahams, the reluctant celebrity

Randall Abrahams insists that success should be measured in results, not in tabloid headlines – and advises ‘just getting on with it’ when faced with a daunting challenge.

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Alternatives to University

How to be college cool or an appie chappie.So you didn’t get into university. Bummer! But it’s not the end of the world – there are other avenues leading the way to your dream career

Beat the bursary blues

Beat the bursary blues. Somewhere over the funding rainbow…your dream of a degree or a diploma can come true. Bright but broke? Gifted but penniless? Don’t despair – there are funding angels out there to help those who want to study further after matric.

Help me get into varsity!

Confused about your next step on the road that lies ahead? Read on then plan the best route to take you to your chosen destination.