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Fast Paced Careers I like excitement, multi-tasking and working to deadlines.
Slow Paced Careers I am patient, precise and like to have time to create, think or research.
To be in control of decision making and I'm not afraid to take risks
To be practical, hands-on and keeping it real in the here and now
Teaching and helping people
Being creative and spontaneous / value self expression
Researching and finding solutions to problems
Like a plan or rule book to follow
Accountant

Accountant

Accountants analyse, report and give advice about the financial dealings of organisations and indivi...
Demand: High Wages: $1, 404
Actuary

Actuary

Actuaries evaluate risk and opportunity – applying mathematical, statistical, economic and financial...
Demand: High Wages: $1,769
Advertising Executive

Advertising Executive

Advertising account executives devise and coordinate advertising campaigns, which are created to enc...
Demand: Medium Wages: $1,750
Architect

Architect

Architects use creativity and a practical understanding of structures and materials to develop conce...
Demand: High Wages: $1,238
Art Directors and Media Producers

Art Directors and Media Producers

Artistic Directors, Media Producers & Presenters plan, administer and review activities concerned wi...
Demand: High Wages: $1,744
Audiologist/Speech Pathologist

Audiologist/Speech Pathologist

Speech Professionals and Audiologists provide diagnostic assessment and rehabilitation services rela...
Demand: High Wages: $1,329
Carpenters and Joiners

Carpenters and Joiners

Carpenters and Joiners construct, erect, install, renovate and repair structures and fixtures made o...
Demand: High Wages: $1,120
Chef

Chef

Chefs plan and organise the preparation and cooking of food in dining and catering establishments. 
Demand: High Wages: $1,000
Child Care Centre Manager

Child Care Centre Manager

Child Care Centre Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the activities of childcar...
Demand: High Wages: $,1094
Civil Engineer

Civil Engineer

Civil Engineering Professionals design, plan, organise and oversee the construction of civil enginee...
Demand: High Wages: $1,683
Dentist

Dentist

Dental Practitioners diagnose and treat dental disease, restore normal oral function using a broad r...
Demand: High Wages: $1,793
Digital Content Creator

Digital Content Creator

Digital Content Creators create computer animation, audio, video and graphic image files for multime...
Demand: Medium Wages: $1,856
Drone Pilot

Drone Pilot

Drone Pilots fly unmanned aerial vehicles (Drones or UAV’s) for purposes that range from military ap...
Demand: High Wages: $1,923
Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineers design, develop and supervise the manufacture, installation, operation and main...
Demand: Medium Wages: $1,927
Electrician

Electrician

Electricians design, assemble, install, test, commission, diagnose, maintain and repair electrical n...
Demand: High Wages: $1,400
Electrotechnology - Data Communications Technician

Electrotechnology - Data Communications Technician

Data communications technicians install, maintain and repair telecommunications and broadcasting net...
Demand: High Wages: $1,250
Exercise Physiologist

Exercise Physiologist

Exercise physiologists assist sportspeople to achieve the best possible sporting performance by appl...
Demand: High Wages: $1,100
Film Maker (inc. TV, Radio, Stage)

Film Maker (inc. TV, Radio, Stage)

Film, Television, Radio and Stage Directors direct the artistic and production aspects of film, tele...
Demand: High Wages: $1,411
Finance Manager

Finance Manager

Finance Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the financial and accounting activit...
Demand: High Wages: $2,150
Food and Wine Scientist

Food and Wine Scientist

Food and Wine Scientists study the chemical and physical properties of substances, develop and monit...
Demand: Low Wages: $1,610
Games Developer

Games Developer

Games developers create computer animation, audio, video and graphic image files for multimedia pres...
Demand: Medium Wages: $1,856
Graphic/ Web Designer

Graphic/ Web Designer

Graphic and Web Designers, and Illustrators design information for visual and audio communication, p...
Demand: High Wages: $1,280
Health Promotion Officer

Health Promotion Officer

Health Promotion Officers assist health and community groups to improve the health of individuals an...
Demand: High Wages: $1,357
Hotel Manager

Hotel Manager

Hotel and Resort Managers organise and control the operations of hotels and resorts to provide guest...
Demand: High Wages: $950
Human Resources Manager

Human Resources Manager

Human Resources Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the human resources and work...
Demand: High Wages: $1,886
ICT Business and Systems Analyst

ICT Business and Systems Analyst

ICT Business and Systems Analysts work with users to formulate system requirements, develop system p...
Demand: Medium Wages: $1,831
Industrial Designer

Industrial Designer

Industrial Designers plan, design, develop and document products for manufacture and prepare designs...
Demand: High Wages: $1,080
Intelligence and Policy Analyst

Intelligence and Policy Analyst

Intelligence and Policy Analysts collect and analyse information and data to produce intelligence an...
Demand: Medium Wages: $1,540
International Business Manager

International Business Manager

International Business Managers oversee a company's global operations. They are responsible for all ...
Demand: High Wages: $1,580
Journalist

Journalist

Journalists and Other Writers research and compile news stories, write and edit news reports, commen...
Demand: High Wages: $1,300
Lawyer and Solicitor

Lawyer and Solicitor

Lawyers and Solicitors provide legal advice, prepare and draft legal documents, and conduct negotiat...
Demand: High Wages: $2,000
Life Scientist

Life Scientist

Life Scientists examine the anatomy, physiology and biochemistry of humans, animals, plants and othe...
Demand: Medium Wages: $1,544
Marketing Manager

Marketing Manager

Marketing Professionals develop and coordinate advertising strategies and campaigns, determine the m...
Demand: High Wages: $1,694
Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers design, organise and oversee the construction, opera...
Demand: Low Wages: $1,818
Medical Practitioner

Medical Practitioner

Generalist Medical Practitioners diagnose and treat physical and mental illnesses, disorders and inj...
Demand: High Wages: $2,500
Midwife

Midwife

Midwives provide care and advice to women during pregnancy, labour and childbirth, and postnatal car...
Demand: Medium Wages: $1,283
Musician

Musician

Musicians or Music Professionals write, arrange, orchestrate, conduct and perform musical compositio...
Demand: Medium Wages: $973
Network Engineer

Network Engineer

Computer Network Engineers research, analyse and recommend strategies for network architecture and d...
Demand: High Wages: $1,857
Nurse - Mental Health

Nurse - Mental Health

Mental Health nurses assess, plan, provide and evaluate preventative, curative and rehabilitative ca...
Demand: High Wages: $1,344
Nurse - Registered

Nurse - Registered

Registered Nurses provide nursing care to patients in hospitals, aged care and other health care fac...
Demand: High Wages: $1,344
Nutritionist and Dietician

Nutritionist and Dietician

Nutritionists & Dietitians apply the science of human nutrition to help people understand the relati...
Demand: High Wages: $1,426
Occupational Therapist

Occupational Therapist

Occupational Therapists assess functional limitations of people resulting from illnesses and disabil...
Demand: High Wages: $1,461
Pedorthist

Pedorthist

Pedorthists are health professionals who modify footwear and employ supportive devices to address co...
Demand: High Wages: $N/A
Pharmacist

Pharmacist

Pharmacists ensure safe and quality use of medicines, and optimise health outcomes by contributing t...
Demand: High Wages: $1,451
Photographer

Photographer

Photographers operate still cameras and lighting equipment to take photographs of people, places, pr...
Demand: High Wages: $1,056
Physiotherapist

Physiotherapist

Physiotherapists assess, treat and prevent disorders in human movement caused by injury or disease.
Demand: High Wages: $1,608
Pilot

Pilot

Pilots fly and navigate aircraft, control and direct air traffic to ensure the safe and efficient op...
Demand: Low Wages: $1,704
Podiatrist

Podiatrist

Podiatrists diagnose prevent and treat disorders of the feet. They also educate the public about mai...
Demand: High Wages: $1,136
Property Valuer / Developer

Property Valuer / Developer

Property Valuers (Land Economists) provide advice on the administration and use of land and property...
Demand: Medium Wages: $1,584
Psychologist

Psychologist

Psychologists investigate, assess and provide treatment and counselling to foster optimal personal, ...
Demand: Medium Wages: $1,500
Public Relations Manager

Public Relations Manager

Public Relations Professionals plan, develop, implement and evaluate information and communication s...
Demand: High Wages: $1,100
Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

Quantity surveyors prepare cost estimates and plans, audit projects, manage costs and administer con...
Demand: High Wages: $1,407
School Principal

School Principal

School Principals plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the educational and administrative ...
Demand: Medium Wages: $2,000
Social Worker

Social Worker

Social Workers assess the social needs of individuals, families and groups, assist and empower peopl...
Demand: High Wages: $1,249
Software and App Programmer

Software and App Programmer

Software and Applications Programmers design, develop, test, maintain and document program code in a...
Demand: High Wages: $1,613
Teacher - Primary School

Teacher - Primary School

Primary School Teachers teach a range of subjects within a prescribed curriculum to primary school s...
Demand: High Wages: $1,400
Teacher - Secondary School

Teacher - Secondary School

Secondary School Teachers teach one or more subjects within a prescribed curriculum to secondary sch...
Demand: Medium Wages: $1,481
Tourism Manager

Tourism Manager

Tourist Managers provide travel, hospitality and accommodation information and services to tourists,...
Demand: High Wages: $992
Urban Planner

Urban Planner

Urban and Regional Planners develop and implement plans and policies for the controlled use of urban...
Demand: Medium Wages: $1,345
Web Developer

Web Developer

Web designers/developers design, create, produce and maintain websites using relevant software packa...
Demand: Medium Wages: $1,856
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