I always have trouble thinking of jobs for my characters... which would explain why right now my protagonist is unemployed...<<< Same here! I made mine emotionally unstable just so she could remain jobless, and I ended up changing the plot.
"I'm finally free!" "Grandmother? But Father told me that you were arrested for Grandfather's murder." "Ha. Your father lied to you. He trapped me in here as punishment, just like every other criminal he's found too violent for the real world. Including ones from the future."