Career Guidance describes a range of interventions applied to help a person to move from a general understanding of life and work to a specific understanding of the realistic life, learning and work options that are open to them. It’s about helping the person to:
To explore possibilities
To Make a Career / Educational Choice
To make it happen
Career Guidance includes career education, information and counselling.
Career Interest Testing
Sometimes called psychometric, interest or aptitude tests, these aim to measure attributes like ability, personality and motivation which can then be used to link to specific career areas or jobs.
Career coaching is a type of advice-giving and support provided to clients, to help them manage their journey through life, learning and work changes.