Simon Davies Career Counsellor Gold Coast
One on One Career Advice
Most people gain better insight into what motivates them and where they might receive incresed satisfaction after having career counseling.
You are more likely to understand, sometimes for the first time in your life, about the types of work that you are most suited to.
The gifts and abilities that you were born with and naturally motivated to use, will be investigated. And a plan will be suggested to encourage these natural motivations to be used in future jobs.
For many people, this is important information they learn about themselves in relation to the work they should be doing.
Perhaps for the first time in your life, you will begin to understand the type of work that will bring you real meaning, fulfillment, and satisfaction.
What I found most helpful was the discussion about my motivated abilities and how these had kept repeating themselves in previous jobs. I found this discussion process of impartial career evaluation quite useful and would recommend Simon to anyone looking for careers help.Cecilia
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If you have experienced frustration in your career because of a “bad fit” in your job, some face-to-face sessions can be tremendously beneficial in bringing clarity to your career decision
It can be a wonderfully enlightening process for the many people who are not quite sure what job they would be best at or those who have been working in a job for quite some time and feel frustrated and disillusioned about the fulfillment they are receiving from their work.
I provide face-to-face careers advice in the Gold Coast area, for local clients and one-on-one sessions via telephone, Skype etc for those living elsewhere.
1. How Much Will it Cost?
- $140 for the first session [60 minutes approx] including follow up action steps
- $95 all subsequent sessions [45 minutes approx}
Payment at the completion of each session is required
2. What Does a Career Counsellor Do?
A career counsellor may work with the following types of people.
- Are thinking about changing careers.
- Have finished school or University but are unsure what work they would like to do.
- Have been made redundant and want to consider other options.
- Aren’t fulfilled or satisfied in their work but are unsure why this is.
3. What Will I Get Out of This?
The primary goal of career counseling is to help you understand yourself better in relation to the world of work.
And this includes looking at what your gifts and abilities are, what things you are most motivated towards in life and how these fit in with job possibilities.
It’s also about empowering you as a person to make the right choices and to encourage you to take action from the information you gain.
However, what a career counselor doesn’t do [or at least shouldn’t do] is to make decisions for you.
4. What Makes Me a Good Career Advice Counselor?
I guess the easy answer is that I love what I do and have a natural desire to see the maximum potential extracted out of other people.
I have worked within the career advice profession for over ten years, both self-employed and working for another organisation.
I have a Diploma in Career Counseling and a Certificate in Vocational Assessment. And I have many satisfied clients.
For more information about me, please visit my About Me page.
5. How Many Sessions Will I Need?
This is a difficult question to answer.
I see some people for only one session and I have seen some clients for five sessions or more.
There are two parts to what I do with clients.
The first is to help them identify what they are good at, as discussed above.
The second is to work with them as they work through their job search.
If you need help with your job search, the number of sessions required will be considerably more than if you just need help with working out what you are good at.
Rule of thumb, allow 1 to 3 sessions to work on what you are good at.
I recommend clients book one session at a time for as long as they feel that the process is helpful for them.
To book a time phone 0481 333 415 or contact me by email.
All face-to-face appointments are conducted at my home office in Robina on the Gold Coast. Arrangements can also be made to meet in Surfers Paradise.
Career Advice services on the Gold Coast include:
- Face to face career advice sessions in my home office in Robina. Phone 0481 333415
- Career Development Coaching- helping you transition through the process of identifying a new career option and then working with you to secure a new job
- One Day Career Workshops (see below for next date)
- Outplacement services for employers to help employees transition into a new job as a result of redundancy.
Services available outside of the Gold Coast area include:
- Telephone career advice
- ‘Meeting’ via phone or Skype.
Job Search Help
I also work with people through the full job search process including accessing the hidden job market, assistance in gaining interviews with potential employers, interview training and Resume-CV preparation.
Career Change Advice by Skype or Phone
$140.00 – 60min session
Phone +61 481333415
Career Change Advice in Person on the Gold Coast
At my home office in Robina/ Varsity Lakes or other location by arrangement.
$140.00 – 60min session. Payment at the completion of each session is required – Cash, Bank Transfer, Credit Card, Paypal
Phone 0481 333 415 to book