A Day in the Life of Your Dream Career

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

There are so many different jobs out there it can be hard to choose which one might be right for you. Work experience is always a great way to test drive a career, but it isn’t always possible.

We have gathered some video resources you can use to see what life is like in different careers, and help you decide whether or not it could be the job for you.



Pilot: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ishqvPl3LEo

Cabin Crew: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G7NbhcExQYQ


Art & Design

Graphic Designer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RxUwE9pvrhs

Actor: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WxC8LUHu1wM

Manga (Comic) Artist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t3rKrTehORY

Photographer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U4Um8DCx1bk


Business & Law

Accountant: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6gPXtsJIw0

Lawyer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fMTLYRedBwo

Social Media Manager: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8qkedm19ums


Construction & Trades

Bricklayer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FcazWhDSuyc

Plumber: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OekKI-8S500

Chef: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7HrMcd-ODj0

Hairdresser: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ko37KTlut-A



Primary School Teacher: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1lfOvdRu_Qs

Tutoring: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rnJxMvfpjG0

Disability Support Worker: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RAyt9wGwzZg


Emergency Services

Police Officer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=udhTTJXvPmk

Paramedic: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S5-9SbypuhI

Firefighter: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=blVMHZB0eI0


Health & Medicine

Nurse: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TykAHBT5olg

Radiologist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C3o6bvyPIoM

Heart Surgeon: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U91AUYttTyc



Software Engineer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WWggmC8kYZc

Game Programmer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e_TxH59MclA

Biomedical Research Scientist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GgtRTCxqrZs

Cyber Security Specialist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yuyVElFHjy8


Don’t forget you can check out other resources like our Job Spotlights to find out more about careers.

Get The Latest Updates

Subscribe to our Career Newsletter

No spam, just news and opportunities about careers and further education

Latest Video

Recent Posts

Follow Us

Sign up for our Newsletter

We won’t send you spam, or fifty emails a week. We just send opportunities that could help you find a career you love

Scroll to Top

Fill in the form to update your details

Oops! You need to be logged in to use this form.

Welcome Back

Everything's where you left it