NEW PATH is a Career Re-Direction Training Program focusing on women to initiate a career management process for themselves. NEW PATH is an active and purposeful programme that takes you through a process to explore management of personal career goals, expectations and outcomes. It seeks to open doors to careers and opportunities that women might not have considered. It seeks fit skills, passions, opportunities, networks and experiences into women’s career plans. This training creates the opportunity to reflect on your career path by learning how to research options, realize your strengths, acquire new skills and forestall redundancy. It will help participants to muster the courage to make the changes that they desire, and discover a NEW PATH in career that is right for them.
The NEW PATH program offers a clear picture of everything that really matters in career re- jigging. It looks at natural abilities, aptitudes, personality, values, commitments, passions and lifestyle and the employment needs of individuals. It is a career development program planned to integrate a series of activities related to women career planning and at the same time balancing other personal needs as they strive to enter or continue in the labour market.
The main objective of designing and developing a women’s career management program is to provide the opportunity to expand their horizons, upgrade and use their skills to maximum in other to attract the kind of careers they desire.
It will use a process based approach to addressing innate questions and help to resolve grey areas leading participants to the best possible career decisions. Along with this, NEW PATH will stimulate a positive change in the attitude and behaviour of women in seeking or retaining their career path.