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THE NEXT STEP   For each career in your choosen categories

examine the the primary aspects and secondary aspects

of the work detail. Also note the personal qualities and capacities 

needed for success in this career. 

Put the career in your priority list if the work detail inspires

and excites you.

Use www.careerdirections.ie for this research ....     

  • Go to Start Careerdirections 
  • Click on careerdirections database
  • Click on Go

 

  1. Administration ( eg clerical, secretarial office work, business, financial)
  2. Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations (promotions)
  3. Agriculture, Animals and Plants (eg   veterinary, landscape, horticulture, forestry)
  4. Apprenticeships/Trades (carpenter, electrician, plumber, mechanic, hairdresser, see Fas list etc.)
  5. Arts, Design, Sculpture
  6. Business and Finance (eg accounting, banking, stockbroking, economics, pensions, insurance)
  7. Civil Service, Local Government, Semi-State ( all categories of public service jobs)
  8. Construction Professionals (architecture, surveying, engineering, technicians, Trades)
  9. Computers / Information Technology  
  10. Education Teaching and Lecturing
  11. Engineering / Technology/ Industry (eg  civil, electrical, mechanical, manufacturing, chemical)
  12. Health & Safety (hygiene, cleaning, caring, supervision, best practices)
  13. Human Resources and Recruitment (eg personnel/ employee services)
  14. Humanities
  15. Hotel, Catering (eg   bar, hospitality, event management, food, drink )
  16. Insurance and Pensions and Actuarial work
  17. Languages (teacher, interpreter, translater, guide)
  18. Law Enforcement and Public Protection (eg defence, gardai, prison, security)
  19. Legal Services, Political Services (eg solicitors, TDs, Ministers)
  20. Leisure, Entertainment, Cultural, Sport and Performing Arts 
  21. Literary (author, writer, journalist)
  22. Management - General
  23. Manufacturing and Processing (eg  products/goods production)
  24. Maritime, Fishing and Aquatic Business (careers at sea)
  25. Media, Communications, Publishing  (eg ccommunications, journalism, printing)
  26. Medical,Para Medical,Health Care (eg  medical, para-medical, nursing, pharmacy, complementary therapies)
  27. Motor Industry
  28. Music
  29. NaturalResources and the Environment (eg planning, design, environmental care,landscaping, minerals )
  30. Politics
  31. Property Sales/Management  (eg auctioneering and estate agency, health and safety, leasing) 
  32. Religion
  33. Sales, Retail and Buying (eg customer services, wholesaling)
  34. Scientific (eg  laboratory research, physics,chemistry, food sc. earth sc. biology, medical )
  35. Social Care,Psychology and Guidance Services
  36. Tourism
  37. Transport, Distribution (eg air, sea, road, rail, logistics, people, freight)

 

Jack Griffin BA, HDE, TTG, DCG.

      • Career and Education Guidance
      • Tel 01 2894767


 

 




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