WORK WITH PEOPLE

 

WHAT KIND OF WORK COULD YOU DO IF YOU ENJOYED WORKING WITH PEOPLE?

Many jobs involve people interacting with other people; helping each other in one way or another. For many people, they love interacting with other people, for one reason or another. 

The sort of job opportunities that involve working with people are always changing; and may well look very different in 5 to 10 years time to what they do today; but one thing will not change – people will always interact.

To work effectively in this type of job, you need to have effective communication skills, an understanding of human psychology as well as more specific attributes that relate to the job you are in.

If you have extraordinary attributes in areas of communication & psychology; these will make you an attractive and effective employee in any job that involves interacting with people. Develop these foundation skills, and you are putting yourself in an excellent position to be able to move from job to job as opportunities in the workforce change.

The scope of jobs with people can be very diverse, as seen below:

Care Professionals
Welfare Worker
Social Worker
Youth Worker
Geriatric Aide
Advocacy Worker
End-of-life Worker
Child Care Worker

Health Professionals
Nurse
Medical or Health Care Receptionist
Doctor
Dentist
Physiotherapist
Allied Health Worker
General Health Professional

Sport & Leisure

Leisure Centre Manager
Fitness Leader
Event Manager
Wedding Planner
Personal Fitness Trainer

Sales and Marketing
Marketing Manager
Marketing Assistant
Sales Manager
Sales Assistant
Sales Representative

Client/Customer Services
Receptionist
Legal Secretary
Help Desk Worker
Customer Service Manager
Customer Service Officer
Accountant
Accounts Manager
Financial Adviser

Teaching
Teacher
Tutor
Lecturer
Trainer/Assessor
Education Officer

Media Professionals
Journalist/Reporter
Personal Relations Officer (PR)
Photographer
Wedding and Portrait Photographer
TV Presenter
Radio Announcer

Management and Human Resources
Human Resources Officer
Manager
Employment Services
Recruitment Officer
Business Development Officer
Operations Manager

Counselling
Counsellor
Telephone/Online Counsellor
School Counsellor
Careers Counsellor
Pastoral Counsellor

Psychologist
Sports Psychologist
Organisational Psychologist
Marketing Psychologist
Child Psychologist
Industrial Psychologist
Social Psychologist
Counselling Psychologist
Health Psychologist

Protective Services
Police Officer
Border Control Officer
Fire Officer
Emergency Services Operator
Paramedic
Lawyer
Solicitor
Prison Officer
Parole Officer

Coaching
Life Coach
Sports Coach
Business Coach
Dietician/Weight Loss Consultant
Nutritional Coach

If this type of work interests you, and you want to build you career strengths in these areas, contact us, and let us show you how. Contact us for Course Counselling.

Read our ebook Working with People.