Planning your Career

Objective

Participants think about Career Planning – what do they want to be doing in the next 5/10 years?

Time

1.5  hours

Format & Materials

The trainer prepares a sample journey (on a flip chart) – with time scales, pointers to help needed and where to get it etc..

Discussion; Individual activity later shared with group.

Flipchart.

Content

Participants  have a general discussion about career planning and what needs to be considered (including starting a business / job-seeking / Continued Professonal Development /promotion).

On a flipchart, each participant sketches out a career plan (as a journey), indicating timescale, and what support is needed and by whom.

Once completed, they will share these with the group.