Civil engineering deals with the construction of massive projects in the built and natural environment. Roads, bridges, canals, dams and even buildings fall under its auspices but despite the scope of the discipline, the UK is currently suffering a massive skills shortage.
With the NHS being the largest employer in Great Britain it makes sense that we’ve covered it in Civvy Street from many and various angles. However, for people seeking a career in the medical sector or for Service-leavers with medical qualifications, it isn’t the only show in town. The private medical sector has a variety of opportunities to work within a hospital or other clinical environment outside of NHS control.