The best career websites by sector

20th November 2019 by Richard Allnutt

When you get, or have, a job idea for the future, it is often hard to know where to turn if you want to read up on it in more depth. Here is a carefully chosen selection of CareerWave’s favourite career websites by sector (or industry).

If it’s a large database of sectors and jobs you are after this is where you need to be;

Accountancy, Business and Finance (London Institute of Banking and Finance) (Accountancy) (Accountancy) (Accounting Technicians) (Insurance, Risk Management) (A career in Investment including stockbrokerage) (Events Management) (Human Resources) (Be a Buyer)

Construction (Town Planning)

Creative Arts, Media and Culture (a directory that pulls in career information from lots of other creative websites including some of those below) (Photography) (Contemporary Visual Arts Network) (Council for Dance, Drama and Musical Theatre) (fashion and textiles) (National Union of Journalists)

Digital and IT (cases studies about people in IT and Digital) (emerging world of Extended Reality-XR)

Energy, Engineering & Manufacturing (Mechanical Engineering) (Motor Vehicles) (Energy and Utilities) (Refrigeration, Air Conditioning) (Institute of Acoustics)

Food and Drink

Hospitality Career Map

Health, Social Care, Teaching, Childcare (Entry Requirements for Medical Schools) (Pathways into Early Years) (British Psychological Society) (British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy) (British Dental Association) (Association of Optometrists) (Royal Pharmaceutical Society- excellent leaflet at the bottom of this linked page)

Land-based (including Animal Care, Agriculture, Conservation & Countryside) (Animals) (Working with horses) (Zoos and Aquariums)

Law (Chartered Institute of Legal Executives)

Science and Pharmaceuticals (Physics) (Chemistry) (Biology) (Biochemical Society) (Pharmaceutical) (Meteorology) (Geology) (Royal Astronomical Society)

Sport, Leisure and Tourism (British Association of Sport and Exercise Science) (Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism)

Transport and Logistics (Air Traffic Control) (Logistics and Transport) (Warehousing)

Uniformed and Public Services (North East Ambulance Service)