Here is a list of just some of the potential careers and pathways you could pursue in this particular field. Having creative skills is important in a multitude of other industries too as well as in everyday life so you may find yourself working somewhere entirely different one day.
- Freelance Poet / Short Story writer / Novelist / Dramatist
- Creative Writing Tutor
- Creative Writing Practitioner for specialised setting (i.e. GHAT Writer)
- Literary Agent
- Proofreader / Copyeditor
- Writing Tutor
A comprehensive list can be found on Creative Skillset
Need more help exploring your career options? Check out Skills Development Scotland’s My World of Work site.