A Future in Chemistry - Your career starts here

What jobs can I do?

All sorts!

A chemistry qualification opens the door to a wide range of careers options, both in and out of the lab. There are endless interesting and rewarding science-based jobs available – these can be in research, outdoors or in other industries you might not have thought of. As a chemist you could:

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For more ideas check out these websites:

Faces of Chemistry - Faces of Chemistry is a collection of videos and resources about chemistry in real life and in different careers.

Science Career Video - Vega Science Trust Snapshots - A day in the life of a young scientist

Futuremorph - career opportunities from science and maths

National Careers Service - job information and resources for the UK

My World of Work -  Scotland's careers information and advice web service

Careers Wales - the all age careers information and guidance service for Wales

Smart Futures - science and maths careers in the Republic of Ireland

Careersportal - careers website in the Republic of Ireland