Helping you find a career in the charity industry
If you want to use your skills to help others, then a job in the charity sector could be right for you.
Charities are non-profit organisations. There are around 169,000 charities in the UK, with thousands of workers and countless volunteers.
Charities cover a wide range of purposes. If you're interested in conservation and nature, you could work for a large charity the National Trust. If an issue like poverty is close to your heart, then a charity like Oxfam might be for you.
Types of jobs within the charity industry
There are lots of graduate jobs available in the charity sector, across all areas, including:
- Youth work
- Animal welfare
- Child welfare
- Women's welfare
- Third world poverty
- Human rights
- Care services
- Policy development
- Poverty alleviation