Careers ServiceI want to work in administration and project management

Administration, or 'admin' for short, is a term which covers many varied types of job with widely differing levels of responsibility, some of which are highly attractive graduate career options. Read Prospects' overview of the public services and administration sector.

Typical job profiles

Useful online resources

Resources for different administration sectors

Health administration

Health Careers

NHS Management Training Scheme

iCould: Careers advice on becoming a medical secretary (video)

Educational administration

Association of University Administrators AUA

Arts administration

Arts Industry

a-n: The Artists Information Company

British Arts and Science Festivals Association

Artsjobster UK arts related vacancies


Creative and Cultural Skills

CreativeScotland National leader for Scotland's arts, screen and creative industries

Creative Tourist

The List

Scottish Music Centre includes job vacancies section

ArtsHub includes job vacancies

Arts Job Finder includes job vacancies

artsjobsonline includes job vacancies

Museums Association (MA)  includes job vacancies