Following a full assessment of your skills, education and experience to date it is recommended that your interests, aptitudes and personality are fully explored in order to conduct a comprehensive career review and to plan a course of action for change. We can provide up-to-the-minute information on jobs in demand and on how you can fill the skills gap in growth sectors.
The best place to start is with an assessment of your current skills, qualifications and experience so together we can look at a progression pathway tailored to you. This support will develop your skills to advance be this up-skilling or re-skilling through a return to Further and/or Higher Education and training.
You may know the career direction you are headed in but perhaps you are unsure of your course options or how to obtain the right qualifications and accreditation for your sector. REAL Career Guidance offers impartial, relevant and up-to-date information on education and training options, entry requirements and application processes to improve your chances of success.
Perhaps you have never worked, are a returner or someone who is only starting out on your career journey. It is so easy to feel overwhelmed and confused by the wide array of career choices to consider. The best career option is one which matches your personal interests to your natural aptitudes and unique personality. REAL Career Guidance can undertake an in-depth exploration to look at a number of realistic career paths suited to your personal circumstances so you are on the right track from the get-go.
People can be out of work for a number of reasons, by choice or through imposition. Whether you have stepped out to rear a family, attend to caring duties, for personal reasons or due to redundancy or a period of unemployment you will benefit from a thorough assessment of your skills, interests, values and motivation. This will help you to re-brand and support your step back into today's more liquid and precarious labour market. This may be direct entry into the world of work or via a return to education and training. REAL Career Guidance can draft a contemporary CV which highlights your transferable skills, devise a job search strategy to ensure excellent results, guide job applications to woo prospective employers and adequately prepare you for interview success!
REAL Career Guidance offers post primary and third level students (and their parents!) support which is supplementary to the school guidance system. This happens through tailored guidance sessions with a focus on providing clarity and a clear set of options and realistic career choices. This can include PLC/Further Education and Higher Education options and course applications, as well as entry into earn-as-you-learn traineeships and apprenticeships which offer excellent career progression pathways to individuals across the lifespan.
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
We collect certain information about you in the course of operating our business. This notice sets out details of the information that we collect, how we process it and who we share it with. It also explains your rights under data protection law in relation to our processing of your data.
Where does REAL Career Guidance collect personal data from?
Why do you process my personal data?
Information you are obliged to provide
Who controls the use of your personal data?
What personal data is collected?
You have rights under data protection law, subject to certain exemptions, in connection with our processing of your personal data. Namely:
Who do we share your personal data with?
Retention of personal data