Secondary Catalogue

Careers


Student Interview with an Aeronautical Engineer

Student Interview with an Aeronautical Engineer

Educational Pathways

A student chats with a lecturer in aerospace engineering and discusses the role, his research, career path, and advice for others following their passion.
Student Interview with a Games Designer

Student Interview with a Games Designer

Educational Pathways

A student discusses pathways with a game designer including the importance of a university degree, the nature of the creative sector, and strategies to get your foot in the door without university.
Tony Carlin: Drone Pilot

Tony Carlin: Drone Pilot

Work Inspiration

Drone pilot Tony Carlin discusses his work and how he got into it. He also discusses the restrictions he faces, the skills required for the job, and advice for amateur drone pilots.
Ruth Callaghan: Co-Owner of UseLess Shop

Ruth Callaghan: Co-Owner of UseLess Shop

Work Inspiration

Ruth Callaghan, co-founder of UseLess Shop, gives an insight to running a zero waste shop including the challenges she faced and how she overcame them.
Josh Nimmins: Ski Instructor

Josh Nimmins: Ski Instructor

Work Inspiration

Ski Instructor Josh Nimmins gives an insight into his job and passions, and how these encouraged him to leave the UK for Canada. He offers advice including following your passions and taking a leap outside your comfort zone.
John Harkin: Founder of Alchemy

John Harkin: Founder of Alchemy

Work Inspiration

John Harkin, the founder of Alchemy technology services, discusses where he got the idea for the company and what he looks for in an interview such as base knowledge, attitude, and personality.
Allan Halsall: UTV Business Development Manager

Allan Halsall: UTV Business Development Manager

Work Inspiration

Allan Halsall of UTV discusses business development managing in the television advertisement industry, including how to get your own foot in the door of marketing and advertising.
Student Interview with an Actor

Student Interview with an Actor

Work Inspiration

A student finds out what being a professional actor is all about, including how he develops his professional skills and how to get into the field.
Student Interview with a Games Designer

Student Interview with a Games Designer

Work Inspiration

A student discusses the career of a game designer, including his background in the field and his advice for others following their passion.
Student Interview with an Aeronautical Engineer

Student Interview with an Aeronautical Engineer

Work Inspiration

A student chats with a lecturer in aerospace engineering about his career, university degree experience, and advice for others following their passion.
Student Interview with a Social Worker

Student Interview with a Social Worker

Work Inspiration

A 15-year old student finds out what's involved in being a social worker and what skills are valuable for being successful in the role.
Tony Moore: Freelance Creative

Tony Moore: Freelance Creative

Work Inspiration

Tony Moore discusses working as a graphic designer and sign painter. He explains how his passion for art in school led him down his creative path, describes a typical day in his field, and how he equipped himself with the necessary knowledge to...Show More
Steven Rainey: Radio Presenter and Producer

Steven Rainey: Radio Presenter and Producer

Work Inspiration

BBC's Steven Rainey discusses being a radio presenter and producer. He discusses how he got to where he is now, his industry experience, and how to get started in the industry.
Rwanda Shaw: Musician

Rwanda Shaw: Musician

Work Inspiration

Musician Rwanda Shaw discusses her work within the entertainment industry. She discusses the power of open mic nights, how she created a band, and how to get started in the industry.
Hope MaCaulay: Fashion Designer

Hope MaCaulay: Fashion Designer

Work Inspiration

Fashion designer Hope Macauley discusses running her own brand and how she broke into the industry. She provides helpful tips on how to land an internship and how to discover the path you want to take within the industry.
Tyrone Williams: Photographer and Visual Artist

Tyrone Williams: Photographer and Visual Artist

Work Inspiration

Photographer Tyrone Williams discusses being a photographer and visual artist. He discusses how he began using photography in his everyday life and how he finds inspiration in the world around him. Also included are Tyrone's top tips for a new,...Show More
Steven Shaw: Design Partner at Big Motive

Steven Shaw: Design Partner at Big Motive

Work Inspiration

Interview with user experience designer Stephen Shaw. He discusses his interest in art and design, and how he progressed through different areas of design before settling down in UX. He also demonstrates and explains his team's most recent...Show More
Nikki Hayes: Graphic Designer

Nikki Hayes: Graphic Designer

Work Inspiration

Interview with graphic designer Nikki Hayes discussing the principles of design including colour, imagery, white space, alignment, proximity, and consistency.
Karishma Kusurkar: Designer and Entrepreneur

Karishma Kusurkar: Designer and Entrepreneur

Work Inspiration

Interview with designer Karishma Kusurkar as she discusses textile design, colour, scaling, packaging design, and pattern repetition. She also provides her own top tips for design!
Gayle Chong Kwan: Artist

Gayle Chong Kwan: Artist

Work Inspiration

Gayle Chong Kwan discusses being an artist.
David Pugh: Graphic Designer and Entrepreneur

David Pugh: Graphic Designer and Entrepreneur

Work Inspiration

Interview with graphic designer David Pugh discussing his path into design and the rule of thirds.
Andrea Caporale: Senior Designer at Foolproof

Andrea Caporale: Senior Designer at Foolproof

Work Inspiration

Interview with experience designer Andrea Caporale.
Claire Hillis: Graduate Programme at Bank of Ireland

Claire Hillis: Graduate Programme at Bank of Ireland

Graduate Programmes and Apprenticeships

Claire Hills discusses the graduate programme at the Bank of Ireland.
Katie Moore: Graduate Programme at Bank of Ireland

Katie Moore: Graduate Programme at Bank of Ireland

Graduate Programmes and Apprenticeships

Katie Moore discusses her career progression to becoming a product manager for the Bank of Ireland.
Ella McCann: BrightStart Apprentice at Deloitte

Ella McCann: BrightStart Apprentice at Deloitte

Graduate Programmes and Apprenticeships

Ella McCann discusses her apprenticeship for Deloitte on the Brightstart scheme.