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All Apprenticeships and T Levels are based on occupations recognised by employers. The Occupational Maps bring these together to show where technical education can lead. There are 15 maps, one for each route.

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Agriculture, environmental and animal care

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Agriculture, Land Management and Production Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Agricultural Engineering Operative/Technician
Undertake largely routine arable and livestock tasks with some specialisation in either area
Agricultural Engineering Manager
Manage local support and supply of parts for agricultural plant and equipment
Agricultural Diagnostic Technician
Agricultural Engineering Professional
Manage the sale, maintenance and support of agricultural plant and equipment
Agricultural Engineer
Agricultural Operative/Technician
Undertake largely routine arable and livestock tasks with some specialisation in either area
Breeding
Egg Production
Growing
Hatchery
Rearing
Breeding
Egg Production
Grow Out
Hatching
Rearing
Beef
Dairy
Pigs
Sheep
Agricultural Manager
Management of a whole agriculture enterprise or specific sections of an enterprise (e.g. livestock, fisheries, viticulture).
Livestock Buyer
Viticulture & Oenology Manager
Agricultural Professional
Provide expert technical support to agricultural business
Agricultural Inspector
Agronomy & Precision Farming Adviser
Nutrition & Fertiliser Adviser
Agronomist
Aquaculture Manager
Farm Manager
Arboriculture and Forestry Operative
Full range of routine work to layout, plant, maintain and harvest woodland
Establishment & Maintenance
Harvesting
Arboriculture and Forestry Manager
Supervise and manage woodland including both surveying and regulatory work
Forest Manager/Officer
Arboriculture and Forestry Professional
Overall management of a tree collection, tree teams (including volunteers), operations, planting and the wider use of woodlands by the community
Aboricultural Consultant
Arboretum Curator
Tree Surgeon
Conservation and Countryside Worker
Work in and maintain the countryside and waterways paying significant attention to the environment and heritage issues
Fisheries Technician
Maintaining & Working with Heritage Assets
Managing Assets & Responding to Major Incidents
Water Level Management, Flood Risk & Drainage
Working with Volunteers
Conservation and Countryside Specialist
Management, maintenance and protection of the countryside, wider environment and waterways
Fisheries Manager
Conservation and Countryside Professional
Manage tracts of the countryside, whole estates, national parks and waterways often using specialist environmental and ecological knowledge
Ecological Consultant
Ecological Scientist
Landscape Ecologist
Environmental Impact Assessor
National Park/Nature Reserve Warden
Game and Pest Control Technician
Active and practical management of all wildlife and flora, some of which is unwanted, with a high regard to health and safety
Game Manager
Provide advice and manage all aspects of game, habitat and shooting
Headkeeper
Landscape Horticulture Operative/Technician
The design, construction and maintenance of gardens, designed landscapes and sports turf facilities for private, commercial and community use
Landscape Horticulture Manager
The identification, allocation and management of resources to enable the design, construction and maintenance of gardens, designed landscapes and sports turf facilities for private, commercial and community use
Production Horticulture Operative/Technician
Propagation, production, preparation and delivery/distribution of plants and plant materials for food, non-food and therapeutic human use
Production Horticulture Manager
Identification, allocation and management of resources to enable the propagation, production, preparation, delivery/distribution of plants and plant material for food, non-food and therapeutic human use
Production Horticulture Professional
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Plant Breeder
Animal Care and Management Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Animal Care and Welfare Assistant
Routine and detailed care, handling and training of animals
Animal Interaction & Handling
Breeding
Movement & Transportation
Operational/Reception Duties
Rehoming
Veterinary Care Support
Wildlife Rehabilitation
Working Dog Handler
Animal Care Specialist
Active management of the welfare of animals including making care/health interventions usually under supervision
Animal Warden
Animal Welfare Officer
Animal Care Professional
Make proactive and specialist interventions for the overall health and well-being of animals
Animal Nutritionist
Animal Physiotherapist
Veterinary Surgeon
Wildlife Rehabilitator
Zoo Curator
Equine Groom/Farrier
Day-to-day welfare, health (including breeding) and training (riding, racing and driving) of horses
Breeding
Driving
Non-Riding
Racing
Riding
Breeding
Driving
Non Riding
Racing
Riding
Equine Specialist
Maintain and sustain the welfare, health and training of horses along with the management of discrete facilities
Equine Dental Technician
Stud Manager
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Business and administration

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Human Resources Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Human Resources Administrator
Provision of largely transactional human resource services e.g. recruitment, HR administration, rewards and recognition, training and development, etc
Human Resources Manager
Management of routine human resource services, usually with specific expertise in a human resource discipline e.g. equality and diversity, training and development, employee representation. Significant problem solving is core to these occupations
Human Resources Professional
Provision of high level human resource advice and leadership across an organisation combined with the ability to define strategic and operational organisation-wide human resource challenges and to develop lasting solutions
Arbitration Professional
Senior Human Resources (HR) Professional
Senior Learning & Development (L&D) Professional
Senior Organisation Development (OD) Professional
Management and Administration Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Management Professional
Leader of a business process and/or unit requiring the ability to analyse and improve complex business-wide processes and risks. Also includes the ability to provide a full range of company legal and financial knowledge relevant to running a company
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Care services

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Care Services Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Adult Care Worker
Assess, review and deliver support services to meet the needs of clients under the direct guidance of professional leadership
Adult Care Manager
Lead, coach, guide team members to deliver care to clients and client groups whilst also seeking to achieve a high level of self development usually based on a care specialism
Children, Young People and Families Worker
Assess, review and deliver services to support and meet the needs of clients under the direct guidance of professional leadership
Children, Young People and Families Manager
Achieve a positive and lasting change in the status of client's lives and seek to raise the effectiveness of the services provided through regular reviews assisted by supervision
Children, Young People & Families Manager within the Community
Manager in Children's Residential Care
Children, Young People & Families Practitioner within the Community
Practitioner in Children's Residential Care
Care Services Professional
Lead, manage and deliver a whole care process to support clients including their assurance and improvement often requiring specialist care expertise.
Advice, Guidance & Advocacy Practitioner
Support clients to make decisions about their care, access information and ensure their rights are upheld.
Advocacy Worker
Personal Advisor (Care Leavers)
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Catering and hospitality

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Catering Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Caterer
Preparation and cooking of food through to the management of either part of or the whole kitchen
Catering Manager
Management of a whole kitchen along with staff, menus and waste
Hospitality Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Hospitality Team Member/Supervisor
Preparation and serving food and drinks, taking and managing bookings, and managing events
Bar Supervisor
Concierge Supervisor
Events Supervisor
Food & Beverage Supervisor
Front Office Supervisor
Hospitality Outlet Supervisor
House Keeping Supervisor
Alcoholic Beverage Service
Barista
Concierge & Guest Services
Conference & Events Operations
Food & Beverage Service
Food Production
House Keeping
Reception
Reservations
Hospitality Manager
Management and improvement of core hospitality services of food and beverages, cleaning and housekeeping, reservations and events
Conference & Events Management
Food & Beverage Service Management
Front Office Management
Hospitality Outlet Management
House Keeping Management
Kitchen Management
Multi-functional Management
Revenue Management
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Construction

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Building Services Engineering Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Building Services Engineering Technician
Design and supervise the installation of building services during construction
Building Services Engineering Professional
Design and install buildings service systems based on agreed client specification undertaken during a building's construction
Facilities Management Operative/Supervisor
Manage and maintain (planned and reactive) a building's mechanisms and systems across electrical, plumbing, plant, safety systems and other equipment
Facilities Manager
Manage the services for a building including maintenance and repair
Facilities Management Professional
Manage the services for a group of buildings or an estate along with their on-going improvement and maintenance of their services
Utilities Installation and Maintenance Operative/Technician
Install, exchange, commission and maintain metering systems, appliances, lighting and other road-based utilities
Design, Surveying & Planning Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Design & Surveying Technician
Design, analyse, plan for site engineering and construction projects. Specialisms are common (e.g. rail infrastructure, asbestos management). Significant capability in the use of IT/digital technology, data collection, analysis and presentation
Building Surveying Technicians
Commercial Property Surveying Technicians
Consultant (Professional) Project Management Technicians
Consultant (Professional) Quantity Surveying Technicians
Land Surveying Technicians (including rural, minerals and waste management and planning and development)
Residential Property Surveying Technicians
Valuation Surveying Technicians
Design & Surveying Advanced Technician
Identify and monitor client requirements, H&S risks, regulatory compliance, environmental impact , build quality, co-ordinate information and manage build costs
Design & Surveying Professional
Building/structure design, research, commercial cost management, contracts management with a wide range of knowledge of current technology developments and options, contracts, procurement and tracking. Consults with clients to determine functional and spatial requirements of new or renovated structures
Onsite Construction Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Construction Operative/Supervisor
Use of heavy plant and equipment on surface construction sites and also specialist sites e.g. highways, tunnelling. Also the ability to undertake specialist construction work e.g. handling insulation, asbestos. Interprets drawings, plans and specifications along with methods and risk statement
Construction Specialist Operative/Technician
Prepare and operate specialist on-site plant and equipment, which could include lifting, pile driving, and pipe laying
Core Building Tradesperson
Able to use of a range of building materials (wood, brick, block, stone etc.) to construct part/whole structures and also those which are needed to finish a structure (e.g. paint and decorate). Work across domestic through to infrastructure projects and covers both routine and complex work elements. Interprets drawings, contracts, and specifications. Has knowledge of building methods and materials including heritage ones and knowledge of appropriate regulations
Advanced Architectural Joiner
Advanced Site Carpenter
Architectural Joiner
Site Carpenter
Permanent Modular Buildings
Pre-cast Concrete
Relocatable Modular and Portable Buildings
Timber Frame
Textile & Resilient Floorlayers
Wood Floorlayers
Heritage Carpenter & Joiner
Drylining Systems
Suspended Ceiling & Partitioning Systems
Bricklayer & Concreter
Building & Structural Finisher
Carpenter & Joiner
Fibrous Plastering
Solid Plastering
Roof Sheeter & Cladder
Roof Slater & Tiler
Waterproof Membranes Installer
Banker Stonemason
Heritage Stonemason
Memorial Stonemason
Stone Facade Preservation
Stone Fixer Exteriors
Stone Fixer Interiors
Construction Site Supervisor
Decide on construction methods and materials, project management approach and systems, quality monitoring, cost and resource management
Construction Contracts Manager
Construction Professional
Manage whole building projects covering HSE, quality, commercial and legal contracts, problem solving and finding innovative solutions
Metal and Steel Operative
Fabricate, assemble and erect steel components for on-site building projects. Interprets drawings, plans, specifications and other information. Also has additional capability as regards access and lifting of components
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Creative and design

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Craft and Design Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Design Technician
Design of presentations, animations and products often using software technologies and the making of models
3D Drawing Technician
Graphic Designer
Illustrator
Model Maker
Designer
Design of bespoke costumes, leather goods and textiles
Costume Designer
Leather Goods Designer
Textile Designer
Design Professional
Design of clothing, furniture and interiors
Fashion Designer
Furniture Designer
Interior Designer
Heritage Craftsperson
Use traditional hand craft skills to shape and sculpt natural materials
Calligrapher
Cordwainer
CAD/CAM Processes
Casting
Enamelling
Engraving
Lapidary
Mounting
Polishing & Finishing
Silversmith
Stone Setting
Sign Writer
Wood Turner
Heritage Specialist
A specialist in using traditional hand craft skills to shape and sculpt natural materials.
Precision Manufacturing Craftsperson
Use traditional craft hand engineering and metal working skills to manufacture and restore precision items often with a high artistic merit and value
Antiques Restorer
Glassmaker
Musical Instrument Repairer/Tuner
Textile Craftsperson
Using traditional craft hand skills to use textiles and leather largely to make articles of clothing, footwear and traditional upholstery
Fashion Marketing & Communications
Product Development & Production
Sales & Operations
Upholsterer
Weaver
Fashion/Textile Specialist
Design and manufacture of bespoke clothes and footwear. Use largely craft skills to make props, sets and costumes
Cultural Heritage and Visitor Attractions Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Collections and Conservation Technician
Set-up exhibition collections and maximise the engagement of visitors
Collections and Conservation Specialist
Co-ordinate the conservation, preservation and curating of collections at cultural institutions
Collections and Conservation Expert
Manage the physical and digital preservation of collections of cultural collections
Media, Broadcast and Production Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Media and Broadcast Assistant
Production and distribution of media content using communications, archive and visual technology
Commercial, Editing & Post Production
Live Content Creation, Production Co-ordination
Technical Support
Print
Public Relations and Corporate Communications
TV/Radio
Assistant Photographer
Photographic Technician
Media, Broadcast and Production Technician
Design, development and editing of audio visual and text content using technology to generate broadcasting materials along with its co-ordination and management
3D Artist
Artistic Producer
Camera Assistant
Deputy Stage Manager
Hair & Wig Maker
2D Animation
3D Animation
Interactive Media & Immersive Reality
Stop Motion Animation
Lighting Assistant
Film, TV, Commercial, Short Form, Radio & Audio Production
Post Production, VFX & Animation Production
Music Technologist
Physical Special Effects Technician
Post Production Editing Assistant
Production Coordinator
Prosthetic Make-up Artist
Sound Assistant
Stage Manager
Media, Broadcast and Production Professional
Leadership, management, and the application technology of resources to create, produce and deliver broadcast content and artistic productions, often requiring specialist expertise
Animator
Broadcast & Communications Principal Technologist (degree)
Cinematographer
Costume Designer
Film, Television & Short Form Production
Live Performance Art Production
Production Accounting
VFX, Post-Production and Animation
Head Of Lighting
Head Of Sound
Lighting Designer
Producer
Set Designer
Sound Designer
Stage Designer
Video Designer
Production Arts Assistant
Work from event/staging designs to create impactful and safe staging and lighting solutions along with props and costume support
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Digital

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Digital Business Services Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Data Analyst Technician
Source, format and present data securely in a relevant way for analysis using basic methods.
Data Analyst Advanced Technician
Collect, organise and analyse data to provide business insights using extensive knowledge of data solutions, database systems and analytical tools
Business Information Professional
Provide and implement data technology enabled solutions to support internal and external customers.
Digital Solutions Technician
Creating, editing, posting and updating content including e-commerce content, product information, and descriptions.
Digital Content Administrator
Digital Solutions Advanced Technician
Facilitate and instigate direct communication online between the end user or customer and the organisation, implementing communication strategies to support business objectives.
Digital Content Manager
Digital Solutions Professional
Provide and implement technology enabled solutions to internal and external customers
Cyber Security Technical Specialist
Data Analytics Specialist
Digital Business & Enterprise Systems Architecture Specialist
IT / Digital Futures Management Specialist
IT Business Analysis Specialist
IT Operations Management Specialist
IT Project Management Specialist
IT Strategy Specialist
Network Engineering Specialist
Software Engineering Specialist
System Test & Assurance Specialist
Business Analyst
Cyber Security Specialist
Data Analyst
IT Consultant
Network Engineer
Software Engineer
Digital Production, Design and Development Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Software Development Technician
Build simple software components (web, mobile, desktop applications) as a part of larger software development project. Interpret simple design requirements and testing to ensure components meet their intended functionality
Digital Front End Developer
Software Development Advanced Technician
Build and test simple, high quality codes across various layers (front end, logic and database) and interpret design documents and specifications
Digital User Experience
Games Designer
Gaming Audio Engineer
Video Games Quality Assurance Technician
Software Development Professional
Software engineering covering modelling, simulation, human factors, systems engineering and influences upon product architecture throughout the whole product lifecycle
Digital Support and Services Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
IT Support and Services Technician
Help internal and external customers to install and use IT technology along with trouble - shooting their problems. Skills are developed across IT security and data management
Cyber Security Technician
Detect security breaches and respond using alerts from automated tools to determine breach status and resolution working with the incident response team. Extended skills allow hazards, risks and controls to be managed
Cyber Security Professional
Provide and implement cyber security technology enabled solutions for internal and external customers
Hardware, Networks and Infrastructure Technician
Design, install, maintain and support communication networks. Knowledge extends to network configuration, cloud, network administration and monitoring tools. Provides advice and guidance to internal and external customers
IT Systems Technician
Co-ordinate systems development tasks including the design, integration and formal testing, oversees transition into production
Computer Systems Analyst
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Education and childcare

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Education and Childcare Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Early Education and Childcare Assistant
Development of a child's learning, meeting individual care needs, engaging and supporting parents and carers in guiding a child's progress at nursey/pre-school and at home
Early Years Education Support Practitioner
Leading the learning, development and care of children (Years 0 to 5) working with colleagues, parents and carers
Early Years Lead Practitioner (L5)
Early Years Education Support Professional
Leadership and development of a team of practitioners in the delivery of early years education provision and seeking to improve the quality of the provision
Early Years Lead Teacher (EYTS)
Primary/Secondary/Tertiary Teaching and Support Assistant
Supports the development of a students' learning skills, behaviours and overall knowledge both one-to-one and in a small group
Teaching Instructor
Instruct, coach and assess a learners' education and development needs on a one-to-one basis. Teaching and instruction is usually a secondary set of skills building upon a vocational or academic subject specialism
Teaching Professional
Develop a learners' knowledge, skills and behaviours relevant to their stage of progress and subject specialism. Covers the full range of tracking, assessment and support to ensure a learner succeeds in a timely way
Education Support Professional
Advice, guidance and support aimed at progressing the development and welfare of the learner in making key transition decisions ( e.g. from school to FE/HE). Helping to align career goals with academic progression
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Engineering and manufacturing

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Engineering, Design and Development Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Design and Development Technician
Design and develop parts of product and/or process technologies
Control & Instrumentation
Electrical
Mechanical
Piping
Structural
Process Development Technician
Railway Engineering Design Technician (L3)
Design and Development Technical Manager
Design and develop whole product and/or process technologies using a specific discipline or technology or application expertise
Applications Engineer
Product Development Manager
Senior CAD Engineer
Technical Coordinator
Design and Development Engineer
Design and develop a range of products and/or process technologies using discipline and applications specific expertise
Chemical Engineer
Mechanical Engineer
Medical Device/Medical Engineer
Decommissioning/Disposal Engineer
Design and Development Engineer
Engineering Business Manager
Maintenance/Test Engineer
Manufacture/Production Engineer, Product Support (including logistics)
Quality Assurance/Compliance Engineer
Research and Development Engineer
Supply Chain/Procurement
System Integration Engineer
Test/Qualification Engineer
Aircraft Propulsion
Rotating Machinery Applications
Control & Instrumentation
Electrical
Mechanical
Power Transmission and Distribution
Simulation & Modelling Engineer
Engineering, Manufacturing, Process and Control Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Fabrication and Welding Technologist
Detail to be added
Fabrication Technologist
Welding Technologist
Food and Science Manufacturing Operative/Technician
Operate semi-automated and automated plant and equipment to manufacture food and chemical products
Manufacturing and Process Operative/Technician
Assemble and construct complex engineering products
Modern Upholsterer
Traditional Upholsterer
Electrical Maintenance
Bed Manufacturer
Foam Convertor and Upholstery Cushion Interior Manufacturer
Furniture CNC Specialist
Furniture Finisher
Furniture Restorer
General Furniture Manufacturer
Modern Furniture Service Repairer
Modern Upholsterer
Wood Machinist
Manufacturing Engineer
Introduce complex technologies into the manufacturing environment and improve manufacturing technologies
Manufacturing Operative
Routine assembly of manufactured products
Inspection/Quality
Logistics/Material
Production Processing/Finishing
Production/Assembly
Foundry Material & Process Control Technician
Foundry Post Casting Technician
Foundry Production Technician
Inspection & Quality Assurance Technician
Metal Casting Furnace & Ladle
Methods Development Technician
Pattern & Model Making Technician
Commercial Laundry
Dry/Wet Cleaning
Plant Operative/Technician
Operate plant and equipment for a part/sub process
Manufacturing, Plant and Process Technologist
Develop and improve technology of the manufacturing plant and equipment for a whole process
Engineering Services Manager
Asphalt & Pavements
Cement & Cementitious Products
Clays (Heavy and White)
Concrete (Readymix & Precast/Prestressed)
Mineral Extraction
Process Development Technician
Technical Service Manager
Technical Finishing Technician
Technical Weaving Technician
Plant and Process Engineer
Develop and improve the operation and development of manufacturing processes and systems and enable them to operate safely and efficiently
Print and Packaging Operative/Technician
Operate complex manufacture of printed matter and packaged goods
Packaging Technician
Print Operative (L2)
Post-Press Technician
Pre-Press Technician
Press Technician
Print and Packaging Technologist
Develop and apply new and improve existing technologies for print and packaging manufacturing
Packaging Technologist
Print and Packaging Engineer
Details to be added
Quality Improvement and Project Control Technician
Maintain and improve product and process integrity and quality, production and process efficiency, and the overall health and safety of the working environment
Aerospace Manufacturing Electrical / Mechanical & Systems Fitter
Aerospace Manufacturing Fitter
Aircraft Maintenance Fitter/Technician (Fixed & Rotary Wing)
Airworthiness, Planning, Quality & Safety Technician
Machinist - Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
Maritime Electrical Fitter
Maritime Fabricator
Maritime Mechanical Fitter
Maritime Pipeworker
Mechatronics Maintenance Technician
Product Design & Development Technician
Technical Support Technician
Toolmaker and Tool and Die Maintenance Technician
Clean Water Process Operative
Waste Water Process Operative
Quality Improvement and Project Control Manager
Maintain and improve the integrity and quality of complex products and processes, improve whole production and process technologies, and the overall health and safety of the working environment
Asset Management Engineer
Control Engineer
Design Engineer
Electrical Project Engineer
Operational Delivery Engineer
Planning Engineer
Engineer Surveyor (Electrical)
Engineer Surveyor (Mechanical)
Quality Manager
Safety Engineer
Supplier Assurance Manager
Quality Improvement, Health & Safety Professional
Direct and manage overall product and process integrity and quality, and the health and safety of a whole workplace
Maintenance, Installation & Repair Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Manufacturing/Process Maintenance Operative/Technician
Maintain and repair production and process plant and equipment in manufacturing
Mechanical Maintenance Engineer
Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer
Electrical & Instrumentation
Emergency Response Craftsperson
Network Pipelines Maintenance Craftsperson
Pressure Management
Gas Network Operative (L2)
Electrical System & Process Control Technician
Electrical Technician
Electromechanical Technician
Instrumentation Technician
Mechanical Technician
Plant Operations Technician
Wind Turbine Technician
Overhead Lines
Substation Fitting
Underground Cables
Electrical
Instrumentation Control & Automation
Mechanical
Clean Water
Waste Water
Waste Water: Sewerage Network Technician
Waste Water: Treatment Technician
Water Distribution: Leakage Technician
Water Distribution: Network Technician
Water Treatment: Process Technician
Legionella Risk Assessor
Water Treatment Equipment Technician
Water Treatment Operations Supervisor
Manufacturing/Process Maintenance Advanced Technician
Test and commission power generation, transmission and distribution plant to confirm the successful installation and operation of new and refurbished plant and equipment to prescribed specifications
Manufacturing/Process Maintenance Engineer
Improve and develop manufacturing and engineering systems
Automation
Mechanical
Production
Service, Repair and/or Overhaul Operative/Technician
Install, maintain and service plant and equipment
Act as Safety Person for Another Tradesperson Undertaking a Hazardous Maintenance Task
Assist with Aircraft Functional Checks on Non-Complex Systems
Undertake Aircraft Assisted Escape System (AAES)
Undertake Avionic Component Replacement
Undertake Mechanical Component Replacement
Work Safely with Others on Aircraft Armament Systems
Coach Builder
Electrical
Mechanical
Mechelec
Electrical and Eletronic
Fabrication
Maintenance
Materials, Processing and Finishing
Mechanical Manufacturing
Technical Support
Healthcare Estates
Healthcare Medical Devices
Aviation
Coach-building & Trim
Marine
Steam (Boiler-smith)
Steam (Mechanical Overhaul)
Vehicle Mechanical
Escalator & Moving Walk Installation
Escalator & Moving Walk Service & Repair
Lift Installation
Lift Service & Repair
Overhead Lines
Substation Fitting
Underground Cables
Electrification
Overhead Lines
Signalling
Telecoms
Track Advanced Technician
Traction & Rolling Stock
Electrification
Overhead Lines
Rail Systems
Signalling
Telecoms
Track
Traction & Rolling Stock
Lifting Platform Installation
Lifting Platform Service & Repair
Service Lift Installation
Service Lift Service & Repair
Stairlift Installation
Stairlift Service & Repair
Installation, Service, Repair and/or Overhaul Advanced Technician
Install, maintain and service plant and equipment using application and/or context specific expertise
Automotive Problem Solving Senior Technician
Chief Engineer (Shipping)
Civil Engineering
Command Control & Communications
Operations
Power
Rolling Stock
Systems Engineering
Track
Engine Build & Process Technician
Propulsion Test
Electrical, Mechanical or Building Services
Rail Civil Engineering
Rail Systems Integration
Signalling & Control Systems
Telecoms, Networks & Digital
Track Engineering
Traction & Rolling Stock
Electrification Advanced Technician
Overhead Lines Advanced Technician
Rail Sytems Advanced Technician
Signalling Advanced Technician
Telecoms Advanced Technician
Track Advanced Technician
Traction & Rolling Stock Advanced Technician
Installation & Service Engineer
Build and install plant and equipment using application and/or context specific expertise
Electronic Engineer
Planning & Commissioning Director
Electrical, Mechanical or Building Services
Rail Civil Engineering
Rail Systems Integration
Signalling & Control Systems
Telecoms, Networks & Digital
Track Engineering
Traction & Rolling Stock
Electrical, Mechanical or Building Services
Rail Civil Engineering
Rail Systems Integration
Signalling & Control Systems
Telecoms, Networks & Digital
Track Engineering
Traction & Rolling Stock
Telecommunications Engineer
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Hair and beauty

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Hair, Beauty and Aesthetics Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Beauty Therapist
Carry out detailed and confidential beauty consultations with clients to select the most appropriate services, treatments and products
Advanced Beauty Therapy & Aesthetics Practitioner
Provide and manage beauty services and specialist make-up services
Aesthetic Practitioner
Beauty Therapy Manager
Media & Special Effects Make-up Specialist
Beauty Specialist & Aesthetics Professional
Provide, deliver and manage complex and high level application of beauty and aesthetic services
Non surgical Aesthetic Practice Professional
Hair Specialist
Clean, condition, cut, style, finish, and colour hair including facial hair
Advanced Hair Specialist
Create and design hair styles, specialist conditions treatment and often the management of a salon
Hair, Skin & Scalp Specialist
Salon Manager
Hair Professional
Create and design hair styles for major (international) fashion events and modelling assignments
Creative Hair & Fashion Director
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Health and science

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Community Exercise, Physical Activity, Sport and Health Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Exercise, Fitness and Health Assistant
Initiate behaviour change and performance improvement to achieve a series of health and fitness goals for an individual or community. Usually working one-to-one or small groups
Exercise, Fitness and Health Specialist
Develop and deliver programmes which significantly enhance the performance of an individual or team
Exercise, Fitness and Health Professional
Lead and manage health professionals delivering entire health programmes usually with expertise in physical activity prescription, programme creation and delivery
Sports Psychologist
Sports Rehabilitator
Sports Scientist
Health Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Health Assistant
Provide direct patient contact and caring undertaking routine well defined clinical duties
Mortuary Technician (L3)
Adult Nursing Support
Allied Health Profession - Therapy Support
Children & Young People
Maternity Support
Mental Health Support
Theatre Support
Midwifery and Nursing Professional
Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care in multiple settings with specialist expertise often working independently
Healthcare Science Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Healthcare Cleaning & Hygiene Operatives
Provide hygienically clean healthcare environments for service users.
Healthcare Science Assistant
Provide technical and science-based support to patients delivering testing, diagnosis, monitoring services etc. of a low risk, routine nature and also the manufacture of appliances and devices
Clinical Analyst
Analyse and code medical studies and treatments designed to measure the effectiveness of a treatment regimes, drug programmes, medical device or process used in the human body
Clinical Data Manager
Health Informatician
Healthcare Science Practitioner
Provide technical and science-based diagnostic, therapeutic and monitoring services in support of patient care working largely unsupervised and also the manufacture of appliances and devices using specialist medical expertise
Healthcare Science Professional
Provide direct patient contact along with high quality diagnosis and care working independently and with other health professionals
Pharmacy Science Assistant
Order, prepare and dispense medicines under direct supervision
Pharmacy Technician
Manage the supply of medicines in community and hospital settings and provide advice to patients
Pharmacy Professional
Use medical expertise to provide extensive health advice to patients
Science Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Science Technician
Provide routine and non-routine laboratory testing, experimenting and support to a research brief
Bioinformatics Technician
Chemoinformatics Technician
Environmental Technician
Quality Assurance Technician
Science Advanced Technician
Provide laboratory-based investigative and scientific experimentation analyses, interpretations and evaluations of scientific information
Science Professional
Define and lead science-based research projects to derive academic and applied information of value
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Legal finance and accounting

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Accountancy Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Assistant Accountant
Undertake routine accountancy support analysis and report on financial activities including dealing with HMRC
Accounting/Tax Technician
Create, analyse and audit financial information for internal and external clients and the regulatory authorities
Professional Accountant
Direct and oversee the creation, analysis and auditing of financial information for internal and external clients and the regulatory authorities often requiring specialist knowledge
Financial Pathway
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Financial Services Administrator
Provide highly accurate support to operations and administration across wide areas of financial service areas including research and analysis compliant with relevant regulations. Deliver support to clients and to client account management (risk, collection, enforcement, recovery)
Financial Technician
Model the financial needs of clients using a wide range of digital/IT skills. Give advise based on research and analysis directly to clients covering a wide range of financial services and products
Investment Specialist
Perform complex and specialist operational support to transactions across a wide range of financial instruments and products
Financial Services Customer Advisor
Handle enquiries coming directly from customers in all forms across a range of financial products and services and suppor sales generation using product/service specialisms commonly driven by regulations
Financial Services Professional
Provide high quality advice and support to internal and external clients across a full range of financial instruments and services using specialist knowledge of instruments and services supported and areas of the business worked in
Commercial/Business Banking
Investment Banking
Investment Management
Operations
Retail Banking
Workplace Pensions
Commercial/ Business Banking
Investment Banking
Investment Management
Investment Operations
Treasury Professional
Insurance Specialist
Provide a full range of technical support and services to clients and colleagues across all types of insurance activities which require bespoke research and analysis
Compliance/Risk Specialist
Provide high quality input and advice to employers based on specialism e.g. risk, financial crime, compliance, data modelling and analysis
Compliance
Compliance/Risk (for smaller organisations)
Financial Crime
Specialist Risk
Legal Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Legal Assistant
Under supervision, provide legal support; delivering advice, research and document drafting and/or processing files, providing administrative support and dealing with clients
Legal Technician
Deliver Family Law, Civil Litigation, Criminal Law, Company, Business Law and conveyancing transactions (land and property), estate administration and manage small, non-complex cases under supervision
Legal Professional/Lawyer
Deliver legal services to internal and external clients based on specific specialism e.g. land/property conveyancing, Family law, civil litigation, criminal, company & business law
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Protective services

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Protective Services Pathway
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Protective Service Manager
Lead and manage a team providing safety, security, prevention, enforcement, protection and investigation services largely on behalf of society
Protective Service Professional
Lead and manage a whole service or event regarding safety, security, prevention, enforcement, protection and investigation services largely on behalf of society or workplace. Often requires specialist knowledge to handle complex cases
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Sales marketing and procurement

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Customer Service Pathway
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Customer Service Assistant
Provide direct customer support by handling requests, complaints and queries and seeking to improve services through analysis
Customer Service Manager
Manage and deliver services to customers along with problem resolution and service improvement
Marketing Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Marketing Assistant
Plan, organise and deliver key marketing actions and events
Advertising & Media Executive Creative Specialist
Advertising & Media Executive Media Specialist
Marketing Communications Manager
Provide specialist expertise to a marketing campaign or event
Digital Marketing Specialist
Event Planner
Marketing Communications Professional
Develop and deliver a whole marketing campaign across appropriate platforms and formats
Product/Brand Manager
Collect and analyse marketing data to understand product/service user needs and to develop and manage the marketing campaign for a specific product or service
Marketing Professional
Develop and lead a whole marketing activity or process e.g. public relations, market research, business development
Fund Raising Manager
Marketing Consultant
Public Relations Consultant
Procurement Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Procurement Officer
Applies key tasks associated with the work of procurement and supply
Procurement Manager
Provides advice and guidance to key stakeholders on the performance of organisational procedures and processes connected with procurement and supply. Develops, improves and fulfils organisational and functional objectives in procurement and supply
Procurement Professional
Formulates direction and advice, manages change, and leads and influences both internal and external stakeholders in procurement and supply
Commercial Manager
Head Of Sourcing
Procurement Manager
Purchasing Manager
Retail Pathway
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Specialist Retail Assistant
Meet customer needs through making a product or service sale and dealing with domestic and commercial customers. Create displays, layouts and operations in the sales environment. Also covers craft trades in retail
Retail Manager
Manage and lead a retail team of practitioners for both buying from and selling to wholesalers and retail
Buying Assistant
Merchandising Assistant
E-Commerce Manager
Sales Manager
Retail Professional
Manage and lead a whole sales process and a retail location often handling the sale of larger, more complex items
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Transport and logistics

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Logistics Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Supply Chain Operative/Technician
Undertake routine materials movement, plan and administer logistics
Export Operative
Import Operative
Air Freight
Ocean Freight
Road Freight
End-of-Life Vehicles Operative
Material Classification Operative
Material Handler (Specialist Equipment) Operative
WEEE Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment Operative
Weighbridge Operative
Removals Operative
Traffic Office
Supply Chain Manager
Manage an extended supply chain across multiple countries making use of sophisticated operations tools and analytical approaches
International Supply Chain Manager
Logistics Operations Fleet Operations Manager
Logistics Operations Maintenance Manager
Logistics Operations Procurement Manager
Logistics Operations Warehousing Manager
Supply Chain Professional
Lead all of the extended supply chain components (usually including procurement) and seek to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the whole chain
Transport Pathway
Technical Occupations Higher Technical Occupations Professional Occupations
Captain
Sail small vessels unsupervised
Tug Master
Yacht Master
Pilot
Fly commercial aircraft
Transport Operations Operative/Technician
Support a transport facility's operation and/or support the loading and movement of a freight or passenger vehicle or vessel
Aircraft Handling
Aircraft Movement
Fire Fighter
Flight Operations
Passenger Services
Aircraft Handling
Aircraft Movement
Fire Fighter
Flight Operations
Passenger Services
Chandlery & Retail
Fuel & Pump out
Lock & Bridge Operation
Rigging
Network Performance Operator
Scheduler
Cargo Operatives
Passenger, Ferry & Cruise Operatives
Electrical Controller
Incident Responder
Signalling Operators
Transport Operations Manager
Manage and lead the operation of a transport facility
Aircraft Handling Manager
Aircraft Movement Manager
Fire Service Watch Manager
Flight Operations - Air Traffic Control (ATC)
Flight Operations Manager - Operations
Passenger Operations Manager
Transport Planning Manager
Transport Operations Senior Manager
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