There are many reasons to talk to Jo & Kate about your work aspirations.

  • Maybe you are feeling confused and overwhelmed about choosing a career.
  • Maybe you are unhappy and frustrated with your current job.
  • Or you might know what you want to do but are not sure of what course to study or what is the best way to get the skills and experience you need to do the job.

Benefits to you

Sounding Board

We are here to help you. We ask you the right questions so you can work out the best answers for your aspirations and situation. This will save you a lot of time, money and angst.

Leverage

Make the most of our knowledge

  • We know the right places to look for the information you need
  • We understand the way jobs and employers work in 21st century Australia
  • We have experienced the complexities of finding a fulfilling career in rural & regional areas

Decide

We take you from confused and frustrated to excited and focused

  • Working together we will help you find the clarity you need to make good career decisions

Plan & Support

We help you plan the best way towards that job or career you are wanting

  • We provide ongoing support so you continue to feel confident in the decisions you have made.   (depending on the package you take).

The Process

1. Building Your Career Self Awareness

Career Counselling with Expand Careers Consulting is a collaborative experience. We listen and work with you to find the career that suits you best. We know you are the expert in your own life and

we help you build your understanding and use your self knowledge to prioritise the things that are important to you in your work.

We do this with self-assessments and questions that make you think of the things you like to do, that interest you and more.

2. Explore Occupations

We spend time exploring different occupations that you might like. This could include looking at case studies about what the job entails or talking to people who already work in that job.

3. Making the Decision

Making the decision of what career to pursue is difficult so not only do we provide the time you need to work through your decision we provide decision making tools that can assist you with making those difficult and complex decisions.

Then there is the decision of where, when & how to study we can help you with those decisions as well.

4. Planning Your Way Forward

One of the best things to have a is a plan to guide you. We provide a detailed plan that is based on our discussions with you. Built in flexibility makes our plan the best fit for you now and in the future.

Note: Decision Making and planning are only included in the 8 Steps to Career Clarity and the Ultimate Career Package.

Our Counselling Service options

There are 4 types of counselling services to choose from.

Career Chat

Career Chat is a 1 hour face-to-face chat about your career choices. It can be held in person or via Zoom (online video conference).

This service is for you if

  • You have a fair idea what you want to do and you want to reaffirm you are doing the right thing
  • You just want to ask some questions about your choice and maybe explore different options
  • You know what you want to do and want some extra information on courses, pathways etc
  • You are not sure what you really need. If you want further meetings we will make sure you get a package that meets your ongoing needs.

Please note: career counselling & planning is a complex process therefore you may want more time to discuss your choices.

Price

Career Chat $150
  • Special price for School Leavers $100.00

Career Conversations

Career Conversation is 2 x 1 hour face-to-face conversations about your career choices. It can be held in person or via Zoom (online video conference)

This service is for you if

  • You are confused about what you want to do and need someone impartial to talk to.
  • You don’t know what to study or even if you want to study
  • You need some information on what types of occupations are out there
  • You know what you want to do but are not sure how to get there

Price

Career Conversations $270
  • Special Price for School Leavers $200.00

8 Steps to Career Clarity

Our 8 Steps to Career Clarity is a whole package deal that takes you from confused to certain. Using our knowledgeable support you get the time and resources to help you make the right career choices for you.

The package includes 3 x 1 hour face-to-face conversation with one of our expert career consultants to work through what is causing your confusion and/or dissatisfaction.

This package is for you if

  • You are serious about changing your career
  • You want a system that will allow you to achieve the career that suits you
  • You want to learn how to make the most of any career opportunities that arise
  • You want to have a career system that allows you to navigate around life’s curve unpredictability

Included in the package are

  • Interest Self Assessment & evaluation
  • Values Self Assessment & evaluation
  • Motivation Self Assessment & evaluation
  • Skills Audit & Evaluation
  • Occupational Research & Information
  • Decision Making Tools & Assistance
  • Step by Step Plan to your chosen career
  • 4 x 15 minute catch up sessions

All customisable to your needs

Price

Career Clarity 8 Steps $720
  • Payment plans available.
  • Special Price for School Leavers $480.00

Optimum Career Development Package

Our Optimum Career Development Package provides you with all the bells and whistles in understanding yourself, identifying your strengths & weaknesses and knowing how you work with other people.

You also get the time and support of our expert career consultants to tease out answers on any work questions you may have or to optimise your career opportunities in regional areas.

The package includes 4 x 1 hour face-to-face conversations with one of our expert career consultants and accredited coaches to work through and understand the results of the psychometric career assessments and how you can best utilise this information in improving your own career performance and/ or improving your chances at advancement.

This package is for you if

  • You are looking for advancement opportunities
  • You are a new manager and would like to know how to get the most from your team
  • You have a team that is dysfunctional and not working to its optimum
  • You want to improve your own or your teams productivity
  • You are looking for a career change at a senior level

Included in the package are

  • Strong Interest Inventory Assessment Report & Evaluation by an accredited coach
  • DISC Advanced Profiles Assessment Report & Evaluation by accredited coach
  • Values Self Assessment
  • Skills Audit & Evaluation
  • Occupational Research & Information
  • Decision Making Tools & Assistance
  • Step by Step Plan
  • Strategies for Refocusing
  • Free 4×1/2 hour Review Meetings (online only)
  • Free email support for 6 months
  • 10% Discount on other services

All customisable to your needs.

Price

Optimum Career Developoment $1280
  • Payment plans available

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