Crafting the Perfect Job Description for Career Counsellors

January 31, 2024
Crafting the Perfect Job Description for Career Counsellors

Career Counsellor

Do you have a passion for helping others reach their professional potential? Do you want to work for a company that makes a difference in people's lives? If so, we have the perfect job for you!ExampleCorp is looking for a Career Counsellor to join our team. In this role, you will provide guidance and support to employees who are seeking to further their careers. You will help them identify their goals and develop action plans to reach those goals. Additionally, you will provide resources and advice on topics such as job search strategies, resume writing, and interviewing.This is a full-time, on-site position located in our Toronto office. If you are a motivated individual with a desire to help others reach their career goals, we want to hear from you!

Key Responsibilities

The following areas of focus will be central to your role in this position:

  • Assess the strengths, weaknesses, and interests of clients through interviews, tests, and other methods.
  • Provide clients with information about different careers, educational programs, and job opportunities.
  • Help clients choose career paths that suit their abilities and interests.
  • Assist clients in setting goals and planning steps to reach those goals.
  • Offer support and encouragement to clients throughout the career-planning process.
  • Refer clients to other resources, such as books, websites, and career fairs.
  • Keep up-to-date on changes in the job market and new career opportunities.
  • Maintain confidential files on each client.

Qualifications and Skills

The ideal candidate for this position will possess the following attributes:

  • Communicate effectively with clients to understand their needs and goals.
  • Develop action plans to help clients achieve their desired career goals.
  • Provide clients with information about various careers, educational requirements, and job opportunities
  • Conduct workshops and presentations on topics such as job search strategies, resume writing, and interview preparation
  • Maintain accurate records of client meetings and progress

If you are excited about this field and feel like you could thrive on our team, we encourage you to apply even if you do not meet every requirement listed.


As a valued member of our team, you will have access to the following benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous vacation time
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Paid sick days
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • 401(k) plan

About ExampleCorp

Our company is dedicated to helping individuals achieve their career aspirations and reach their full potential. As a Career Counselor with our team, you will have the opportunity to work with a diverse group of clients and make a meaningful impact on their professional development.

Our company values its Career Counselors and provides ongoing support and resources to help you succeed in your role. We offer competitive pay and benefits, as well as opportunities for professional growth and development. Our team is passionate, driven, and dedicated to helping individuals achieve their career goals.

Join our team and be a part of a company that is committed to supporting the professional growth of its employees and clients. Apply now to become a Career Counselor with our company.

Are you interested in this position? Please apply via our Partner HiPeople by clicking the link below. We do not require a CV. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcome applicants from all backgrounds to apply.

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