If you are the parent/guardian of a pre-teen or young teenager it is likely that your child's career choice is the furthest thing from your mind. You, and they, are probably more concerned with grades, friends, sports and other interests at this point, as you, and they, should be. That doesn't mean you can't add career choice to your list of things to start thinking about.
In terms of golf there are many and varied career opportunities professional golfers, sales opportunities, green keeping, golf club management, player management, competition organisers, and many more.
The English Golf Union
Information on careers in golf
The Professional Golfers' Association (PGA)
Information on becoming a PGA golf professional and the various careers that are available
The Golf Foundation
Information on the various careers in golf