You want to be successful in your job search and we are here to help. With many years of experience hiring at entry level, graduate, professional and senior management levels, we can support you whether you want to write a CV that makes an impact, learn how to excel at interviews, understand more about aptitude testing or be more proactive rather than following traditional job search methods.

To offer greater flexibility to our clients, many of our services are available via Skype – look for the asterisk* and please see individual descriptions for details of the services available.

Please note that due to the nature of Skype sessions, pre-payment is required.

Our range of services includes the following:

Fifteen Minute Quick Query*

Do you have a quick careers query or only fifteen minutes to spare? Not sure how to get started? How about a 15 minute Quick Query by Skype or telephone to get you on your way?

Examples of how we have helped clients in the past include:

  • Answering queries about applying for college including questions about CAO and UCAS applications for school leavers and mature students
  • Proof reading a CV, advice on preparing a cover letter or completing an application for a course or a job

To book your Quick Query, please click here

*Available via telephone or Skype

Thirty Minute Taster*

If you need more detailed information than our Quick Chat service allows but are not yet ready to book an appointment, why not try a Thirty Minute Taster session by Skype or telephone? Some of the areas we could explore include:

  • CV and cover letter review
  • Review of course or application forms with helpful feedback
  • Interview Preparation – how to answer tricky interview questions
  • Preparing for job search for new graduates
  • Returning to the workforce – the first steps
  • Career change for professionals
  • Going to college as an adult – what do I start?

To book your Taster session, please click here

*Available via telephone or Skype

CV Development*

Your CV is your sales brochure and in an increasingly competitive job market, having a CV which highlights your key achievements to potential employers is non negotiable.

To meet the diversity of client requirements, a range of CV packages is offered:

  • Student/Graduate CV*: 1.5 hour CV review and development meeting, plus a final CV draft within 2 working days.
  • Early career CV (i.e. up to 5 years work experience): 2 hour CV review and development meeting plus production of final CV draft within 2 working days.
  • Mid level career CV (i.e. up to 10 years work experience): 2 hour CV review and development meeting, plus outside work to include e-mail/telephone consultations regarding edits and production of final CV draft within 3 working days.
  • Executive CV (i.e. Over 10 years work experience): 2.5 hour CV review and development meeting, plus 1 hour outside work to include e-mail/telephone consultations regarding edits and production of final CV draft within 5 working days.
  • CV and Cover Letter Coaching Service*: If you wish to complete your CV independently, but require assistance in doing so, a 1.5 hour CV and cover letter review and development session offering tips, advice and guidance can be scheduled.
  • CV Review and Feedback Service*: If have already prepared your CV or job application but would like to get a professional opinion on your documents, a 30 minute review via telephone or Skype can be arranged. We will offer general information on CV development and practical tips to enhance your application, as well as suggesting edits, where necessary.

*Also available via Skype

Interview Skills Training*

Job interviews can be daunting and stressful but this need not be the case with adequate preparation. Our interview skills training session involves a 2 hour ‘mock’ interview and feedback session preceded by a 30 minutes consultation via telephone or Skype. From this initial consultation, a bank of interview questions will be prepared using the job description and other available information about the role for which you are being interviewed. The ‘mock interview’ session can be also be recorded electronically and forwarded to you by e-mail, at no extra charge.

Most suitable for use when you have a job role in mind or an interview pending, our interview skills training session will help you to

  • Understand what the employer is looking for when posing different questions
  • Practice answers to both general and competency based interview questions and
  • Develop your confidence around interviewing and selling yourself as a candidate

*Also available via Skype

Job Search Techniques*

Many clients admit to focusing most of their job search activity on the internet but did you know between 40% and 80% of job opportunities, depending on sector, can be found through networking and referrals? We have all heard of the ‘hidden job market’ but what does this really mean?

Our 1.5 hour careers session provides information and advice on job search techniques that work. The session also includes tips for building your professional network, guidance in planning your job search campaign and understanding ‘the hidden job market’ and coaching in informational interviewing techniques.

*Also available via Skype

Sector Specific Recruitment and Job Search Information

Detailed recruitment and job search information related to specific industry sectors is also available on request. Individual reports to support your job search campaign within in a specific sector involves a significant level of industry based research. For this reason, such bespoke reports are priced individually and are dependent on the nature and level of the role you are seeking and the time involved in preparing your report. Once we discuss your needs, we will advise you of the cost in advance of commencing any work on your behalf.

Individual Career Coaching sessions

If you are considering applying for a promotion, taking on additional responsibilities or even transferring to another department within your organisation, we can help. Clients are sometimes unsure about the skills, competences and qualifications required in a new role. We can help you to assess yourself as a candidate by reviewing your professional experience and identifying any skills or training gaps in order to produce a personal career development plan to assist you to reach your career goals with confidence.

Psychometric Assessments*

We are certified by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and the Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI) to manually and electronically administer a range of psychometric instruments to meet all individual needs including:

  • Ability or Aptitude Tests (e.g. SHL, Differential Aptitude Tests (DATs) etc.,)
  • Personality Tests (e.g. Myers Briggs Type Inventory, Hogan Personality Inventory and 16PF5)
  • Interests Assessments e.g. (the Strong Interest Inventory)
  • Other career specific assessments

*Also available via Skype

Other Careers Related Queries

Due to its bespoke nature, adult careers work can be diverse and very varied and the above list of services is not exhaustive. Any other careers related queries you may have will always be considered and a cost estimate given, in advance of scheduling any work.

For a no obligations chat about your careers query please contact us or to book an appointment, click here