Category Archive: Off The Cutting Room Floor

Oct 14

Architecture – 7 years training

Its a long haul to train to be an architect but Vicki talks us through the process and explains how there are opportunties to earn at some stages.   <iframe src=”//player.vimeo.com/video/108894627″ width=”500″ height=”281″ frameborder=”0″ webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen></iframe>   You can see Vicky’s full interview here.

Oct 07

Do I need a food safety or food hygiene certificate to work in a kitchen?

Experienced private chef, Hattie, explains how she has to regularly update her food safety certificate for agency work. A lot of it is commonsense but she believes any professional cook usually finds something useful from the refresher course. View the full interview with Hattie 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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May 21

Rhian the Rhino Darter

Training to become a vet gave Rhian the chance to work on game reserves darting rhinos. Off the cutting-room floor is a series of short clippings that didn’t make the final Careers4u.tv edit but are still too good to loose forever. Rhian’s full interview can be found here

May 21

What is a normal interview process?

This young import co-ordinator had to take a number of tests including psychometicric profiling. A bit scary but, he was given the job, and could be confident that the company knew his abilities and what they could expect from him. Off the cutting-room floor is a series of short clippings that didn’t make the final …

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Jul 23

Solicitor or Barrister?

In this clip off the cutting room floor we hear why Madi thinks being a solicitor is more interesting. You can see the full interview here

Jun 04

What is the person reading your CV looking for?

Georgina has worked for a Design and Banding agency for a year. Recently they were looking to hire an Account Exec. In this clip off the cutting room floor she says what she was looking for when deciding who to interview. The full interview can be found here

Sep 26

Getting work at an airport

Off the cutting-room floor is a series of short clippings that didn’t make the final Careers4u.tv 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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Sep 07

Getting an internship

Mike who works at a bank as a Credit Risk Analyst, talks about how he set about getting the internship that led to his job. Off the cutting-room floor is a series of short clippings that didn’t make the final Careers4u.tv edit but are still too good to loose forever. Mike’s full interview can be …

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Sep 07

Benefits of a Fine Art degree

  Eli, who studied History of Art at UEA, works as a gallery assistant. Here she tells us what other people on the course are doing. Off the cutting-room floor is a series of short clippings that didn’t make the final Careers4u.tv edit but are still too good to loose forever. Eli’s full interview can …

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