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Thought Bitesize was just for revision? Think again! We’ve got lots of other content on offer, from tips on navigating big milestones and looking after your wellbeing on Bitesize Support to job inspiration, tips and advice on Bitesize Careers.

We know that making decisions about your future can be pretty daunting. Exciting, but daunting! Scroll down for a taster of how Bitesize Careers can help you get off to a great start.

Jobs Inspiration

Whether you’ve got an idea about what you might like to do for work, or have no idea at all, our job inspiration pages are a great place to start. Hear from young people in a variety of job sectors about what their roles involve and how they got to where they are today.

Jobs in healthcare

The past year has reminded us how much of a difference roles in healthcare can make. Meet young people working across the healthcare sector, including some roles you may not know existed!

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Jobs in the media and creative industries

Check out this collection for a taster of the wide array of roles in the creative industries, from on-screen and on-stage roles, to behind-the-scenes action.

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Jobs to protect the planet

Check out these inspirational stories to find out how you could protect the planet… and make a career out of it.

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Getting ahead of the game

You’re thinking about your next steps. but how do you get going?! Take a look at these pages below for some top tips on what you can do now to prepare for your future.

Preparing for work: Where do I start?

From routes into work, to CVs, interviews and adapting during the pandemic, find out how you can prepare for getting a job.

Skills for work: Making your mark

Thinking about the world of work can feel overwhelming. The good news is, you’ve already got lots of skills that will come in handy! From making a great first impression, to getting on with your co-workers, check out this advice for how to go from strength to strength at work.

Enterprise skills: Being your own boss

Full of ideas? Fancy something a bit different than a standard nine to five? Find out what it takes to be your own boss from the likes of Richard Branson himself…

Navigating the workplace

So you’ve landed a role, now how do you actually tackle workplace life?

The Nine to Five with Stacey Dooley

Exclusive bonus content from the recent BBC show The Nine to Five with Stacey Dooley, where five teens took on four industries – did they struggle or did they thrive? Stacey Dooley and the teens share their advice and stories from their ultimate work experience.

BBC opportunities

From TV to tech, there are lots of different roles that go into making the BBC what it is. Scroll down to hear what it’s like to work in some of these jobs and discover ways you may be able to get involved.

Working at the BBC

Take a glimpse behind the scenes to see which job roles are needed to make BBC favourites like Eastenders and Strictly, and learn how you could break into the industry.

Get involved

Head over to the BBC Get In blog to hear from trainees and apprentices currently working across the BBC. Find out more about opportunities to help you get your foot in the door on the BBC Kickstart Your Career page.

Interested in journalism and storytelling? For advice on how to get started putting together your own stories, check out Young Reporters advice from journalists and presenters.

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