Pathways to Careers

  • Pathways to Careers: Your Career

A career is all of the paid and unpaid work, learning and life roles you do throughout your life.

When thinking about a career imagine all of the activities that might contribute to a typical week. These include:

  • Jobs, -full time, part time or casual
  • Education and training
  • Volunteering, cultural activities or other
  • Sport and leisure and participating in clubs and
  • Community and life roles

Some people know from an early stage the kind of career they want to pursue. Others may need support explore this and in their decision making process. Focusing on the  persons interests and abilities can help with this process. What do they most enjoy, and how can that be related to work, activities and community participation?