Roadmap Of Career Planning
Career Planning is a process that starts from identifying the problems of the student, exploration of career options available and helping them to know about their career decisive traits like interest, ability, personality and aptitude. It then involves suggestions and further guidance towards the right job.
Steps Of Career Planning:-
Career Search Self-Assessment Discovering Suitable Career Fitment Selection Of Suitable Courses/Streams Selection Of College And Admission Guidance Occupational Guidance.
Step 1 - Career Search
It is an extensive search of all available career opportunities and shortlisting courses suitable for the students according to their knowledge.
Step 2 - Self-Assessment
Self-Assessment is the technique that analyzes a student’s traits like interest, ability, personality, aptitude, etc. It plays an important role in a career decision. It also helps to discover inner-talent and potential.
Step 3 - Discovering Suitable Career Fitment
After the assessment, the traits of the student are identified. So, according to those traits, the career options best suited for him/her are identified from the total available options.
Step 4 - Selection of Suitable courses/streams
From the bunch of career options found suitable for the student, the career that is the best suited for future is selected.
Step 5 - Selection of College and admission guidance
After accurate career selection, finding the right college is very important. There are a lot of things to be kept in mind while choosing a college like their academic performance, placements, environment, achievements, exposure to the students and most importantly student’s financial status. After the selection of a college, admission guidance is also provided to the student, including providing assistance in filling the application form, fees payment, and scholarship information.
Step 6 - Occupational Guidance
Once the student passes from the college, they need occupational guidance to go for the right job. Occupational guidance helps the students to identify the right job and area of work as per their specialized course and area of interest. The students are updated about the eligibility criteria, the process for application, work role, and required traits for further career development in the job.