Appropriate if you are starting your career journey (5th or 6th year students) or selecting your subjects for Senior Cycle
Step 1: Assessment
Psychometric tests, a link to the appropriate test(s) will be sent via email to you with guidance given on procedure (ones typically used are MyUnichoices and MyAptitude for general guidance – MyCareerChoice, careers and subject choice assessment (takes 40/45 minutes)and MyAptitude (takes approx. 2 hours. ). Once all are completed, reports can be processed and meeting time confirmed.
Step 2: Consultation
Meeting is in 2 parts in succession–The first part is the Exploration meeting with the student– this is a solution focus meeting. This is for approximately 2 hours with in-depth focus on interests, abilities, achievements, experience, skills, values and opportunities.
Step 3: Discussion
The last hour of the meeting is used to go through the results and offer guidance as to what career/course/college best match taking into account career aspirations. As part of this session we recommend to meet with parent(s) and student to discuss the plan of action. As part of this session we recommend to meet with parent(s) and student to discuss the plan of action. This is takes approximately 1 hour.
Step 4: Report
A report and recommendations will be prepared and forwarded on to the student