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Careers in MFL

What does EMPLOYABILITY look like in MFL?

Studying a Modern Foreign Language will open up a range of opportunities for your future.  Not only will you know how to communicate and understand information in a foreign language, you will also broaden your cultural horizons.  Studying a foreign language will develop key skills that will be a huge asset when going into the world of work, including:

  • Problem-solving
  • Teamwork
  • Resilience
  • Key listening skills
  • Organisation skills
  • Communication

Modern Foreign Languages can open the doors to a range of careers within different workplace sectors:

  • Travel & Tourism
  • Education
  • Marketing and PR
  • Sales and Business Development and Management
  • Fundraising and Charity Work
  • Community Services
  • Finance, Accountancy and Banking
  • Law
  • IT and Communications
  • Medical and Healthcare
  • Customer Service
  • Hospitality
  • Translation and Interpreting
  • Sport and fitness