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Easing of Coronavirus restrictions

Jobs in the future - where will they be?

When making education and career choices with your son or daughter, it is important to know which job sectors and job roles will be in demand in the future. 

Knowing this information will allow your son or daughter to develop the right skills and qualifications to ensure that they are suitable for specific job roles that will be available locally. 

Where will the growth be?

The following sectors have either already experienced or are expecting future growth in Staffordshire:

This list of growing job sectors in Staffordshire has been complied by the Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Local Enterprise Partnership, which is the business lead partnership responsible for economic development in Staffordshire.

Jobs beyond Staffordshire

Information about the growth of job sectors nationally is provided by the National Careers Service.

The UK Commission for Employment and Skills have carried out research into The Future of work: Jobs and Skills in 2030 (PDF 3.2MB) and outlined the top 40 jobs of the future

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Latest education news

£4m school move proposed

Proposals are being considered for pupils and staff at St Leonard's Primary School, Stafford, to move from their current Victorian building to a new, larger site five minutes' walk away on the site of the current Kingston Centre.
Date:
19 March 2021

School refurbishments given the green light

A total of £18 million will be allocated to improve Staffordshire classrooms, outdoor spaces and expand the schools that need it over the next year.
Date:
17 March 2021

Staffordshire schools ready to open to more pupils

Thousands of pupils across Staffordshire have returned to school today (March 8) for the first time in 2021.
Date:
07 March 2021

Regular Covid Testing Encouraged as All Pupils Return to School

Teachers, parents and secondary school children are all being encouraged to get regularly tested for Covid, as schools open to all pupils next week.
Date:
03 March 2021

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