ERIC Number: ED130210
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Apr
Guidelines for Employment Counseling and Placement.
Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond. Guidance Service.
This comprehensive developmental career education program includes follow-up and evaluation studies to serve students desirous of full- or part-time employment. Employment counseling is defined as individual or group assistance to secondary school students which will then enable them to develop and demonstrate successful job-seeking and holding skills. Placement services provide assistance to secondary school leavers or graduates who seek to obtain gainful employment and further education. Basic objectives of employment counseling and placement are listed, together with suggested activities for implementation. The specific roles of Division Superintendent, School Board, Program Coordinator, Principal, Guidance Director/Coordinator, Counselor, Teacher/Vocational Coordinator, and Advisory Committee are delineated. Included also are a calendar of activities and a suggested plan for their implementation, and detailed and useful appendices on a Record System, suggested Job Placement Service Forms and Sources of Information. (KS)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond. Guidance Service.