Career Change (no/limited retraining)

Investment Banking to Investment Management (8 year break)

» Rachel: Credit sales to portfolio manager


Architect to QA Manager, Architectural Recruitment (10 year break)

» Judith: Using professional experience, knowledge and skills in related field


Law to Management Consultancy (6 year break)

» Cheryl: Management Consultant PwC


Law to HR/CSR (6 year break)

» Stephanie: En route to a new career


City lawyer to HR development manager (8 year break)

» Julie, City Lawyer


 Solicitor to the charity sector

» Victoria: Solicitor to a Management Role in the Charity Sector


City Litigator to Senior Regulatory Adviser (8 year break)

» Kate: Senior adviser for a public healthcare regulator


 Marketing to Training/Facilitation (4 year break)

» Caroline B – Strategic volunteering as a route to new career


Consulting to Talent Manager (8 year break)

» Kirsty: Creating your own role


Career Change (retraining)

Healthcare to scientific publishing (7 year break)

» Helen: Running a care home to editing physics journals


Accounting to publishing (9 year break)

» Suzanne, MA Publishing Student: Getting Back to Me


Barrister to Secondary School teacher (11 year break)

» Alison: Secondary School English Teacher


Financial services to nutrition (8 year break)

» Caroline: Breaking out into a new area


Market research to further education teaching (5 year break)

» Emma: Market Research Consultant to English Teacher

Own Business

Travel product manager to  business consultancy director (8 year break)

» Nicolle, Co-director Business Clan


HR Director to Entrepreneur (6 year break)

» Barbara, Founder of the Doubleknot Company


Surveying to after-school club founder (7 year break)

» Alison, after-school club founder & manager: Setting up a business