Career Counseling Workshops:
Goal Setting and Career counseling workshops:
Goal setting and Career Workshop is a face to face counseling wherein the trainers directly reach out to the students and inspire them to
aspire for greater heights in life there by making them DREAM BIG. A huge spectrum of opportunities is then laid before them to choose. The purpose of conducting goal setting and career counseling workshop is to ensure that each and every child from Grade 11/12 sets himself/herself a goal not out of ignorance or need but out of interest and conscience. Conducted 8,144+ workshops, reaching to 4,53,000+ students as on 30th September 2019
ii) Model of the Goal setting and Career counselling workshop:
It takes 3 Hours to conduct a workshop for about 60 students in each session. The Workshop includes personalized Career Baseline and end line, Inspirational session followed by exposure to hundreds of career options, scholarships, colleges etc., so that each student is able to choose a career and lay a career road map by himself/herself at the end of the session. Each student would also be provided a booklet, career chart, assessments etc., explaining about several courses/ careers and scholarships.
The objectives of these workshops are:
- Goal setting
- Importance of Dignity of Labor
- Exposure to key career opportunities
- Personalized career counseling-charting maps to the dream careers
- Connecting students to Tele-helpline center for life time counseling.
Need for Career Counselling Workshop:
Based on the survey results of many studies, the career workshop model has been designed to address the 3 major challenges observed in career decisions of students:
- Lack of monetary and family support to pursue the dream career
- Pursuing careers that the individual is not passionate about
- Lack of information and guidance to pursue the dream career .
Initially these Career Workshops are done in Single Phase and basing on response from the students and the impact created, 2 & 3-Phase workshops were designed and implemented across all the states where Vidya HelpLine is functional.
Single Phase Model:
Career Digest&Career Notice Boards