career guidance: one to one consultations

  • Guidance Counsellor
    Avril O'Sullivan
  • Available to All Students
  • Duration
    2 x 40 minute consultations
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Our Guidance Counsellor Avril O'Sullivan has a wealth of experience having working in several urban and rural secondary schools over the last 14 years. Avril has a vast range of experience in the Pharmaceutical and Engineering sectors. She is also a member of the Institute of Guidance Counsellors of Ireland. Avril is registered with the PSI and accordingly is qualified to undertake psychometric testing in accordance with the Psychological Society of Ireland. Avril is registered with the Teaching Council of Ireland.

How we can help you:

Subject Choice for Senior Cycle
Transition from Primary to Secondary School
Understanding interest and aptitude tests
DARE(Disability Access Route to Education) Applications
Your Future – Myfuture+
HEAR (Higher Education Access Route to Education) Application
Options – PLC, Apprenticeships, Degrees and Traineeships.
Making an informed decision about your future.
Entry to third level via Scholarships and access programmes.
What will be covered during the sessions:

  • 2 x 40 minute career guidance consultations. Time will be confirmed by mutual arrangement.
  • Using Multiple Intelligence tests and a suite of other psychometric, aptitude, ability and personality tests to assess a clients suitability for a particular career.
  • Consultation around options on courses for the CAO (Central Applications Office).
  • Assistance with access applications to colleges and scholarship applications including sports scholarships.
  • Indepth knowledge of apprenticeships and traineeships available.
  • One to one guidance, testing with student (2hours) with follow up 1 hour if required
  • At the end of the career guidance consultation clients will leave will a report of recommended suitable courses and career options
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Please note: Fees are non-refundable

Our students love us

A big thank you to Mr O'Leary. His lessons gave me fundamental maths skills, excellent exam tips and advice and confidence in my maths ability. Mr O'Leary's advice, "when you don’t know what to do, do what you know“ helped me to start all exam questions, and that first step led the way to a grade I am so proud of.
Thanks so much to Eoghan for all his support over the last 2 years. Thanks to Eoghan, I got a H2 in the exam. I am delighted.
Can’t thank Eoghan enough for all his help. He answered every question I had and I’m 100% sure, I wouldn’t have got a H1 without his help. Thank you so much.
Highly recommend Mr. O’Leary’s classes. Such a nice person who puts in so much effort to each lesson. He gives time to each student and answers every question! Really good environment in the classes which also encouraged everyone to work hard.