Category Archive: Job progression

Oct 15

An architect describes the various stages of a building project

How many stages are there to a building project? In this clip off the cutting room floor Vicky, a recently qualified architect runs through them. (we make it seven) You can see Vicky’s full interview here.

Oct 07

Chalet cook: Potato-peeler or Michelin-rated?

Hattie describes the different levels of competency needed to seasonal work in ski chalets and summer villas. Whether you are a professional chef or looking for a gap year job there could be an opportunity for you. For more about the reality of the working as a cook in a ski resort, view the full …

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Sep 26

Getting work at an airport

Off the cutting-room floor is a series of short clippings that didn’t make the final edit but are too good to loose forever. Katie’s full interview can be found here Katie (27) works for Serviceair at Bristol Airport. Here she says how people alternate between temporary employment and further education and how it can …

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Jun 01

Gap year work – Chalet Host

This is the first in a Made by You series of people talking about gap year work. Gini talks about work in a ski resort as a Seasonaire and how she worked in a hotel the previous summer to get the necessary experience.