Date Posted: Oct 11, 2019
DurhamWorks have launched 3 podcasts to provide additional information and support to those who may be interested in DurhamWorks.
The three podcasts cover:
Employer support and job opportunities - This episode features The Park Head Hotel at Bishop Auckland and why Claire Gibbons, owner, has taken on three members of staff through DurhamWorks.
The journey a young person has taken whilst on DurhamWorks**** - from suffering from Paranoid schizophrenia to now having a job in which he can be proud of, Christopher Lambert tells us about his journey.
And finally, a parents perspective of how...
Your career is the path you take in your working and professional life.
It can include both learning and work. You may have many different jobs in your career. With each job, you may build up new skills, knowledge and experience for your future jobs.
A job is employment in a particular role for which you receive payment; this can be full or part-time. It can be a part of your career and can be in an occupation. A job may not be in your chosen occupation or might be just a stop gap to earn some money whilst you are looking for a more suitable job.
Your occupation is the area of work you work in, this might be a variety of different jobs which need the same skills and knowledge. Here are some examples:
Career example 1:
Career example 2
You can find out more about job profiles and careers by visiting the National Careers Service website.
They have over 800 different types of job profiles that explain more about different jobs.