Carinne Taylor - School Co-Ordinator
Carinne Taylor DYW (Developing the Young Workforce) Moray School Co-Ordinator for Elgin Academy and Forres Academy.
Dave Pilkington - Taxidermist
From sales to taxidermy! Find out about Dave's career journey, other passions and advice to young people.
Shannon Green - Care Manager
Shannon is a Care Manager. Find out about her journey from Elgin Academy to Aberdeenshire Council and what skills she has developed which have enabled her to do this.
Sarah Westwood - Assistant Manager
Sarah Westwood, 20, is an Assistant Manager with Elgin Sports Community Trust, providing safe, secure, and accessible sporting facilities for the Moray community.
Tamara Jade Scott - Carer
Tamara Jade Scott is a carer with Homecare Scotland, providing home healthcare and support.
Gillian Pirie - Volunteer Development Officer
Gillian Pirie is a Volunteer Development Officer at Moray Food Plus, a service which provides emergency food provision alongside other projects in Moray.
Amanda Hedley - School Co-ordinator
Amanda Hedley is the DYW (Developing the Young Workforce) Moray School Co-ordinator for Elgin High School and Milnes High School.
Aimee Stephen - Business Liaison
Aimee Stephen is the DYW (Developing the Young Workforce) Moray Business Liaison. In Aimee's career story, she says "Not one day is the same in my role. All in one day I could be organising an event, liaising with employers, partners or educators regarding a project or meeting employers to support them with upskilling or recruiting young people into their business."
Louise Darnley - Graphic Designer
Louise Darnley studied to be a graphic designer at the Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design at the University of Dundee. Unlike her college mates she decided to move back home and pursue a very successful career in the creative and digital industry in the Highlands.
Jolene Young - School Co-Ordinator
Jolene is the DYW School Co-Ordinator for Speyside High School and Lossiemouth High School.
Jason Hysert - Water Bailiff
Jason is a Water Bailiff with the Spey Fishery Board. Find out about his career pathway from Electrical Engineer to Water Bailiff and his advice to young people considering this role.
A chat with Nigel Plaskitt, English actor, puppeteer, producer, and both stage and television director.
Nigel Plaskitt is an English actor, puppeteer, producer, and both stage and television director.
David Rumbles - Head Greenkeeper
Find out more about David's career path to his current position of Head Greenkeeper at Elgin Golf Club.
Instagram to Entrepreneur - Emma's Cakes and Cocktails
Find out about Emma Curran's career pathway to becoming an entrepreneur 'by accident'...
Dick and Dom, A British Comedy Double Act
Dick and Dom (originally Richard and Dominic) are a British comedy double act consisting of the presenters Richard "Dick" McCourt and Dominic "Dom" Wood.
Working with Animals at Moray Coast Vets
To be a farm vet you need to be a good team worker, able to get on with different types of people and find humour even in stressful situations! You also need to be prepared to work in cold, wet, dark and smelly conditions. It can be quite a physical job.
A New Career with NHS Grampian
Originally I moved away from Moray and lived in Aberdeen for about 8 years however I missed the local area and family so decided to move back as we have so many positive things on our doorstep including amazing scenery, a national park and generally lovely helpful people.
Jumping Through Numbers
I’m 45 and went through my full education in Elgin, New Elgin Primary and Elgin High School. On approaching 6th year, I was undecided about my future.
Calculating success in Accountancy
Scott Dunbar 34, who was born and raised in Elgin, Moray has had many professional achievements since going directly into employment in Moray after leaving school.
Driven by Adventure
Kirstin successfully applied for the HNC Health Care course at Moray College UHI to test her career preference to get into the Health and Social Care Sector and now works as Practice Education Facilitator at Dr Grays guiding new student nurses.
Climbing the Food Chain
Graeme Morrison turned a seasonal factory job at Baxters for the summer in 1996 into a global career with the company.
Breaking the Glass Ceiling
Diane Charlesworth, Director at Pinefield Glass, pushed through the ‘glass ceiling’ after joining the company at 17.