Business Insider / Mashable – The number of business careers available in the UK has surged over the last few years.
As of the end of 2016, there were 2.2 million job opportunities in the industry, according to The Economist.
The number rose to 3.3 million in 2017, and 4.1 million in 2018.
There’s even a growing number of positions in childcare, including sales, customer service, food service and customer support, according the Independent.
You don’t need to be an IT professional or even an entrepreneur to take up a childcare role.
But there are a few important things you need to know about the industry to be successful.
Here are the main reasons you need a childcare job:You’ll need a lot of skills, including business acumen, communication skills, a willingness to work long hours and a sense of responsibility.
Your boss needs to see you as an equal partner, not a rival, so that you’re able to tackle all aspects of childcare.
You’ll also need to work with people who know what they’re doing and are willing to learn.
You need to demonstrate a genuine interest in childcare and a genuine desire to make the industry better.
You should also have good interpersonal skills, such as a willingness not to make a fuss and be open to listening to others.
The best part is that childcare is becoming more affordable.
Many employers are starting to offer more flexible hours and flexible pay.
There are even more childcare roles available now than in 2016.
You can learn more about the different types of childcare jobs here.
If you’re looking for a career in childcare or want to know more about other careers in the sector, the Independent has compiled a list of the best childcare jobs for people aged 18 to 25.
Here’s what you need, as well as what to expect when you apply for the jobs.