Assist clients with personal development


Help clients determine what they want to do with their lives and assist in setting personal and professional goals, by prioritising and planning the steps necessary to reach these goals.

Alternative labels

assist with personal development of clients
aid clients with personal development
help clients with personal development
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assisting clients with personal development

Skill type


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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Assist clients with personal development is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Career guidance advisor: Career guidance advisors provide guidance and advice to adults and students on making educational, training and occupational choices and assist people in managing their careers, through career planning and career exploration. They help identify options for future careers, assist beneficiaries in the development of their curriculum and help people reflect on their ambitions, interests and qualifications. Career guidance advisors may provide advice on various career planning issues and make suggestions for lifelong learning if necessary, including study recommendations. They may also assist the individual in the search for a job.
Life coach: Life coaches help clients set clear objectives for their personal development and help them achieve their goals and personal vision. They provide counselling and guidance and establish progress reports in order to keep track of their clients’ achievements.

Optional skill

Assist clients with personal development is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Employment agent: Employment agents work for employment services and agencies. They match job seekers with advertised job vacancies and provide advice on job search activities.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022