Education & Career Guidance

Career Guidance Service
Coolmine provide all clients with access to a qualified Career Guidance Counsellor who works with them in identifying their strengths and competencies with a view to developing a realistic and achievable career plan which is built upon the principle of supporting the recovery process.

Our clients focus on developing progression to any one or a combination of the following areas:
• Employment
• Education
• Vocational training
• Complete professional standard C.V’s.
• Develop job-hunting strategies
• Preparing for interviews
• Applying for work-based employment experience programmes
• Securing Community Employment and Jobridge internships
• CAO applications

Literacy Support
Literacy support is provided by a trained tutor who is available to all clients who may wish to enhance their literacy skills. Clients who engage with this support tend to continue their journey to develop their literacy skills further through referral to adult education and literacy services nationwide upon completing their programme at Coolmine Therapeutic Community.