By Susan Hodgson
For a person beginning their occupation, or altering jobs, "The A-Z of Careers and Jobs" is a goldmine of hugely correct info on latest profession possibilities. over three hundred occupations, the booklet not just tells you concerning the jobs on hand but additionally describes the talents employers are searhing for and the kind of skills and coaching you must achieve your selected occupation direction. Editor Susan Hodgson, previously head of careers carrier at London South financial institution collage, offers a number of history aspect together with area info, priceless web content for extra study, information on beginning salaries and worthy touch facts. She guarantees that the booklet presents in a single resource the entire details you must make an educated occupation selection. released in organization with the "Times", and now in its fifteenth version, "The A-Z of Careers and Jobs" is the reference resource of selection for an individual who's beginning out on - or seeking to switch - their occupation.
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Traditionally their work is mainly concerned with pensions, life assurance and other types of insurance, but they may also work in investment and other business areas where major financial risks are involved. They create statistical and mathematical models to analyse past events and predict the financial outcome of different situations. For example, in insurance they may study accident rates or medical data to develop and price new insurance policies, making sure that there are sufficient funds to cover liabilities but allow the company to remain profitable.
Qualifications and Training While there are no formal entry qualifications, experience in a sales room or an antique shop is extremely useful. Some antique dealers do have degrees in fine arts or applied arts and there are one or two specific postgraduate courses in understanding the arts and antiques market. Large dealers such as Christie’s and Sotheby’s do offer a few training places to graduates. Training is on the job if you are employed by a large auction house, but otherwise it is mainly through your own study, persistence and research.
A fully qualified ambulance technician earns around £20,000 a year. Many ambulance jobs also attract antisocial working hours payments. There are additional allowances paid for working in Inner London, Outer London and the fringes of London. uk ANIMALS (see also Veterinary Science and Zoology) There is a wide range of occupations that involve working with animals. An obvious prerequisite for anyone wanting to work in this field is to have a love of animals and concern for their welfare. 16 Animals Animal care worker Animal care workers feed, groom, clean, exercise and generally care for small animals of many kinds.