On this page, you can find specialist sources of information to help your understanding and career planning within this key local industry. This expert content and local labour market information will continue to evolve with industry sponsorship of this career sector on Careersnearhere – but for now, why not take a look at the following overview which includes suggestions for how to research further.
Academic courses are advertised (for free) on the Academic noticeboard in each of the relevant careers rooms.
And on the websites of the individual universities and colleges.
Apprenticeship vacancies are advertised (for free) on the Apprenticeship noticeboard in each of the relevant careers rooms.
And most Apprenticeship vacancies are advertised nationally on the government backed Find an Apprenticeship website.
If you can’t find what you’re looking for today under Retail, remember to come back again as adverts can be placed (for free) at any time. Meanwhile, follow your instincts to keep exploring elsewhere on Careersnearhere.com because what you want may simply have been advertised under a different sector.
And take a look at the careers advice & guidance online section of Careersnearhere.com for sector-specific information and relevant videos.
There’s relevant local information on the West of England LEP website including:
- Labour Market Intelligence
- Local Marketplace Information
- Local Sector Groups
- Local Skills Sector Statement
Here are just a few of the many other relevant websites which may be of interest:
|A1 Retail||Market Watch magazine|
|BarIQ||Natural Products Online|
|Blinds & Shutters||Outdoor Enthusiast Retailer|
|Bristol-online Listings||ProSales magazine|
|Business Solutions magazine||PWC/retail-consumer|
|Car washing & Detailing magazine||The Retailer|
|Charities with high street shops volunteers – e.g. Age UK, Barnardos, British Heart Foundation, Cancer Research UK, Children’s Hospice South West, Clic Sargent, Mind, Oxfam, RSPCA, Scope, St Peter’s Hospice, Sue Ryder & Weston Hospicecare.||Retail Gazette|
|Childrenswear Buyer||Retail Focus|
|Cosmetics Business Markets||Retail Insight|
|Cosmetics Business News||Retail Jeweller|
|Cosmetics Design-Europe||Retail & Leisure International|
|Cosmetics & Toiletries||Retail Newsagent|
|ERT – electrical||Retail Times|
|Fashion Mag||Retail Update|
|Footwear Today||Retail Week|
|Free Index||Retail World|
|Furniture News||SGB Golf|
|Garden Centre Retail||SGB Outdoor|
|Gift Focus||Speciality Food|
|Gifts & Housewares||Sporting Goods Business|
|The Grocer||Sports insight|
|Grocery Trader||Stores magazine|
|Harpers Wine & Spirit Trade||SVI – sound & vision|
|Health Food Business||Talking Retail|
|Interiors Monthly||Visual Merchandising & Store Design|
|Internet Retailing||Volunteer Bristol|
|Jewellery Focus||Volunteer Centres at BANES, Filton, Kingswood, Thornbury & Yate|
|JLL Real Views||Website Magazine|
|Love Your Local Market|
|And look out for some of the websites for the relevant UK Associations, Institutes & Institutions:|
|Baby Products||Home Decoration Retailers|
|BIRA||IMRG – e-retail|
|British Carpet||MCV – video games|
|British Footwear||Motorcycle Retailers|
|British Independent Retailers||Motor Industry|
|British Retail Consortium||Motor Manufacturers & Traders|
|British Shops & Stores||NABMA – market traders|
|British Vehicle Rental & Leasing||National Retail|
|Cycle Traders||Professional Sales Agents|
|Entertainment Retailers||Property Ombudsman|
|Estate Agents||Residential Lettings Agents|
|Furniture Ombudsman||Retail Motor Industry|
|Grocery Distribution||Sporting Goods Industry|