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What are your interests?

Linguistic?

Linguistic

The Linguistic's interests are usually focused on ideas and information exchange. They tend to like reading a lot, and enjoy discussion about what has been said. Some will want to write about their own ideas and may follow a path towards journalism, story writing or editing. Others will develop skills in other languages, perhaps finding work as a translator or interpreter. Most Linguistic types will enjoy the opportunity to teach or instruct people in a topic they are interested in.

Careers Advice

Careers Advice

What advice do you have for school leavers?

If you are interested in working in the industry, make use of your transition year and look for work experience. Approach local companies to seek their assistance to achieve this or ask your career guidance counsellor what contacts they may have in the industry.

Speak to those you may know in the industry to get some guidance from them and knowledge of their experiences.

What advice do you have for career changers?

Familiarise yourself with the aspects of the industry that interest you most. Have an understanding of what's involved in that role as you may require new qualifications. Don't be afraid of change, we all learn by doing but just be aware of what your new career path involves and how you are going to achieve that end goal.  

What advice do you have for those wishing to go back to work?

The Motor Industry offers scope for entrants at all levels, and with various levels of previous experience. Within the industry there are opportunities to move from different sectors.