Vocational Counselling & Assessment

Vocational Counselling & Assessments in St Kilda, Melbourne

Reasons clients access career coaching:
  • You are seeking clarity on what career may be a good fit for you
  • You’re seeking a complete change and seek clarity on career direction
  • You would like to gain greater self-awareness and clarity of your interests
  • and/or personality style related to work
  • Unpack your motivations and areas of talent at work
  • Enhance your leadership skills
  • You are seeking career growth

“The best way to predict the future is to create it.” —Abraham Lincoln

What you will achieve from the career coaching program:
  • Greater self-awareness and self-assessment. You will gain a detailed discussion of the findings of the STRONG Interest Inventory, values and strengths questionnaire results. If you choose package 2 you will also gain insight into your Saville Wave Professional Styles Expert report to learn more about your preferred working style, talents and motivations at work.
  • A list of your top careers best suited to you and how they fit with your interests and personality.
  • An exploration of your top strengths and how they can complement your best fit careers.
  • Identifying any psychological barriers to moving forward.

Our Packages

Package 1
  • Clarity on Career Interests, Values and Strengths
  • This package will provide you with greater clarity on your career interests and aligned careers.
  • 2 sessions:
  • Session 1 (1 hour) – Unpack your values and strengths
  • Session 2 (1 hour session) – Gain a detailed overview of your STRONG
  • Interest Inventory questionnaire findings and prospective careers based on interests
  • Questionnaires - STRONG Interest Inventory, values and strengths questionnaire
Package 2
  • Clarity on Career Interests, Values, Strengths and Personal Working Style
  • This package will not only provide you with greater clarity on your career interests and aligned careers but will also provide you with insight into your personal working style.
  • 3 sessions:
  • Session 1 (1 hour) – Unpack your values and strengths
  • Session 2 (1 hour) - Gain a detailed overview of your STRONG Interest Inventory questionnaire findings and prospective careers based on interests
  • Session 3 (1 hour) – Discuss your Saville Wave Professional Styles Expert report
  • Questionnaires - STRONG Interest Inventory, values, strengths questionnaire, Saville Wave Professional Styles Questionnaire
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Commonly Asked Questions:

Below are a few our most frequently asked questions. Take a look and if you have any other questions please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.

Careers coaching is a reflective process that facilitates a person getting to know themselves better, in terms of what is important to them, who they want to be and how they want to spend their time at work and how work fits into their broader life vision. By deepening awareness and insight into what is important to them in all of these aspects, an individual can establish their own criteria that acts as a self-directing compass and helps evaluate different options to make work-related decisions that align with what is important to them.

This program is a reflective process that will enable you to get to know what is important to you, who you want to be and how you want to spend your time at work and how work fits into their broader life vision.

  • An experienced professional seeking more meaningful work or a career change
  • A mother or father returning to work after parental leave.
  • An individual who has recently lost work and is looking for a new career pathway.
  • A high school student needing help on how to choose a career.
  • A graduate looking for career advice and guidance.

A minimum of two sessions, with the option to add more sessions based on the package that you choose.

Of course, we can use a secure online platform for sessions.

  • Upon registration, you will be asked to send us your resume. You will also be required to sign our Contemporary Psychology consent form and complete select questionnaires.
  • Please be ready on time for your session. We recommend you are ready for your online session 5-10 minutes ahead of the appointment time.
  • If you are having your sessions online, your therapist will send you a Zoom link on the day to log in to the online session, click on the link and wait for your therapist to join.
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