Career Planning & Guidance
Helping others to Excel
We believe in comprehensive, developmental program designed to assist individuals in making and implementing informed educational and occupational choices. A career guidance and counseling program develops an individual’s competencies in self-knowledge, educational and occupational exploration, and career planning.
We engage with every possible person in our neighbors. Our biggest source is community members who stand to support us as a volunteer. We partner with every potential person, community organizations, willful individuals, and private professionals as well as government. Our end goal is to provide better services to needy fellow person.
Our team members are highly qualified in their own fields, and who have desire to serve. Our motivation builds out of our clients needs and available resources. Clients give us new challenges, and our teams constant hard work along with our donors and sponsors support we try to help as much as we can.
What We Think?
Why is Career Guidance and Counseling Key to the Success?
Career guidance and counseling programs help individuals acquire the knowledge, skills, and experience necessary to identify options, explore alternatives and succeed in society. These programs better prepare individuals for the changing workplace of the 21st century by:
Teaching labor market changes and complexity of the workplace
Broadening knowledge, skills, and abilities
Improving decision making skills
Increasing self-esteem and motivation
Building interpersonal effectiveness
Maximizing career opportunities
Improving employment marketability and opportunities
Promoting effective job placement
Strengthening employer relations
Who Benefits from Career Guidance and Counseling Programs?
Everyone benefits from youth and adults, male and female, disabled, disadvantaged, minorities, limited English proficient, incarcerated, dropouts, single parents, displaced homemakers, teachers, administrators, parents and employers.
Where are Career Guidance and Counseling Programs offered?
AtLead Foundation Career Resource Centers, Junior and Senior High Schools, Community Colleges, Technical Institutes, Universities, Correctional Facilities, Community-Based Organizations, Human Services Agencies, Community and Business Organizations, Christian Community Halls, Employment and Placement Services.
What are the Key Components of Successful Career Guidance and Counseling Programs?
A planned sequence of activities and experiences to achieve specific competencies such as self-appraisal, decision making, goal setting, and career planning
Accountability (outcome oriented) and program improvement (based on results of process/outcome evaluations)
Effective management needed to support comprehensive career guidance programs
A team approach where certified counselors are central to the program
Adequate facilities, materials, resources
Strong professional development activities so counselors can regularly update their professional knowledge and skills
Different approaches to deliver the program such as outreach, assessment, counseling, curriculum, program and job placement, follow-up, consultation, referral