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Science

Science helps us to understand the world around us and in many cases make it better.  

It’s an industry which spans a large number of different career options. As well as many  areas related to health, wellbeing or the environment, there’s also things like aircraft and aerospace, robotics or advanced materials to consider.

Whichever specialism is right for you, there are some excellent and rewarding career paths available, both within the public and private sectors. Indeed, there are some very large companies that offer attractive packages to those with a scientific background. All in all, this industry is an appealing prospect for those with the right skillset.  

Related industries you may also be interested in

  • Counselling
  • Health and Social Care

Skills required

  • Methodical approach
  • Problem solving
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail

Example career options

  • Nurse
  • Optician
  • Radiographer
  • Marine Biologist
  • Nutritionist 

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