Public Services

Public Services

A career in the public services sector offers strong development pathways, so you will always be able to develop and nurture your skills, which are often transferable into other sectors. 

Not only are those roles on the front line, there are also many roles behind the scenes that may be of interest, such as the growing area of cyber security. By developing a career in this sector you will have a direct impact on issues affecting today’s society. From the Police to the Army, Fire or Ambulance Service, there are several disciplines to choose from to suit your interests. Whichever area you choose, you can be sure you’ll be making a positive difference to people’s lives. 

Related industries you may also be interested in

  • Sport

Skills required

  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork
  • Communication skills

Example career options

  • Armed Forces
  • Police Service
  • Fire Service
  • Ambulance Service

What our students say

“I have met new friends and enjoy doing a variety of activities, including football and rounders.”

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Abigail Whittaker Level 3 Public Services Former student at Wickersley School