Public sector activity is wide-ranging and so are the jobs available, which may be at local, regional or national level. Government agencies carry out many different tasks, from councils providing services such as street cleaning to national government organising the defence of the country.
Public sector jobs vary a great deal and can include administrative, financial and town planning posts, as well as legal, IT and project management positions. Public sector agencies may employ care assistants, cleaners, foster carers and parking officers.
Entry levels range from trainees through junior and middle management up to department head and chief executive, requirements for which vary depending on the post.Read More