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The duties of a police officer, also known as a law enforcement officer, focus on protecting people and property. They patrol the areas they are assigned to, which sometimes includes entire jurisdictions, responding to calls, enforce laws, make arrests, issue citations, and occasionally testify in court cases. They often make traffic stops, respond to domestic disturbances, and, at times, provide first aid to someone involved in a traffic accident or injured in a domestic dispute until paramedics arrive. Much of their time is divided between patrolling, writing reports, and filling out forms. duties and responsibilities are prevention of crime, investigation of alert offences and maintenance of law and order.

Firefighters are primarily responsible for responding to fires, accidents and other incidents where risks are posed to life and property. This is a very dangerous profession and a special type of person is needed to fill this position. Not everyone is prepared to rush into a burning building or attempt to pull someone from a car which has caught alight.

Park managers are responsible for ensuring that land and all its natural resources under their protection, are maintained in good condition, as well as conserved for maximum biodiversity. They also manage protected areas to generate income from eco-tourism, for the benefit of communities, as well as to serve as educational and job creation sites.

Town and regional planning is a career in both the civil service and private sectors. It entails being an expert in creating a development arrangement that will be used in future by the authorities responsible for development control, in order to assess whether proposed uses of land and buildings conform to long-term development objectives. The job description of a town and regional planner varies and tasks include subdivisions, consolidations, appeals, zoning, establishments and dealing with public queries, as well as trying to address community needs. Town planners exist to improve the livelihoods of the general public by providing basic necessities by planning for shelter, recreational facilities and commercial activities. day-to day-activities in a municipal office include dealing with applications for submissions.

As a pre-primary school teacher, her duties involve preparing learners for grade one. “It is very important that we lay a solid foundation for learners as this instils the love for school,” she said. “If a child has a bad experience in pre-primary school, it is going to be extremely difficult for them to adjust and enjoy their primary school experience. That is where we, as pre-primary school teachers prepare the little ones for this journey,” – Joyce Shivute

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They organize, categorize, prepare, and catalogue these materials for easy access. They also recommend material, and help individuals find the information that they need. Librarians also analyse and organize collections by subject and educate individuals on how to use the library systems to find the information they need. Some of the highlights of this job include management of staff, including recruitment, training and/or supervisory duties, liaising with users, external organisations, publishers and authors, ensuring that library services meet the needs of particular groups of users

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