Inspiring Stories from the Public Services
Introduced by Jenny Katte, Outreach Officer for Next Steps South West, this 3-part mini series welcomes Kirsty, Polly, Sharon and Emily who share their experiences of careers in the public services and how higher education helped them develop the skills that they now employ daily.
Part 1: Polly’s Story
In this episode, Polly talks about her career in the Army, working with young people, and how higher education has helped her in her career.
Part 2: Sharon’s Story
In this episode, Sharon discusses her responsibilities in the Police Force and the transferable skills she acquired through her higher education journey.
Part 3: Emily’s Story
In this episode, Emily talks about life onboard ship as an engineer in the Royal Fleet Auxiliary, and her non-traditional route through higher education.