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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.

Radio DJ

Radio disc jockeys, also known as radio DJs, play and mix music and discuss news, music or other topics of interest.

Social Worker

Social workers form relationships with people and assist them to live more successfully by helping them find solutions to their personal, family and community problems.

Estate Agent

Estate agents market and sell property for clients, negotiating between buyers and sellers.

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.

Marine Microbiologist

Marine microbiologists study marine life forms that cannot be seen with the naked eye, including viruses, bacteria, fungi, protozoa and microscopic algae.

Medical Representative

Medical representatives (or ‘reps’) are the key point of contact between pharmaceutical and medical companies and health care professionals, promoting product awareness, answering queries, providing advice and introducing new products.

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