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What are your interests?

Investigative?

Investigative

The Investigative person will usually find a particular area of science to be of interest. They are inclined toward intellectual and analytical activities and enjoy observation and theory. They may prefer thought to action, and enjoy the challenge of solving problems with sophiscticated technology. These types prefer mentally stimulating environments and often pay close attention to developments in their chosen field.

Government, Politics & EU

Working for the government to ensure the efficient and correct running of the country.

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Education & Teaching

Teaching at any level, including professional training, or involved in the design and development of courses and the qualifications that they lead to.

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Law & Legal

Involved in the administration of the law, defending the rights of individuals and organisations.

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Security, Defence & Law Enforcement

Working in the Garda, Army, Navy, Air Corps, or other organisations involved in personal, national or cyber security.

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History, Culture & Languages

Working in museums, art galleries or heritage management, or using languages professionally, e.g. translating or interpreting.

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Community & Voluntary

Working to provide services to people of all ages across areas including social, community, youth, education, and charity, voluntary and sporting organisations.

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