WHAT IS CHOICES CAREER & EDUCATION ADVICE?
CHOICES Career & Education Advice works extensively with students, teachers, parents and schools across the Caribbean offering career and education related publications and services such as workshops, training seminars, expos, resume and cover letter writing and editing and others.
The company is the only authorised Caribbean producer and distributor of the paper and pen version of The Career Key (Caribbean edition) psychometric test. Online access to the Career Key is available for Caribbean people through the company.. The company's other flagship publication is CHOICES Career & Education Magazine.
The company has received many awards for supporting career programmes and has been integral in many Caribbean career and educational initiatives.
CHOICES Career & Education Advice seeks to promote the development of an educated, productive and well-trained workforce by disseminating information to people who wish to pursue life-long learning and make informed decisions regarding their education, career and life.
CHOICES Career & Education Advice aims to be the foremost provider of specialised education and career information to all Caribbean populations.
THE CHOICES TEAM
The company’s General Manager, Angela deFreitas, leads a strong team of in-house and free lance personnel to offer the company's services in career advising, workshop presentations, expositions, and seminars and in creating the company's printed materials, graphics, animations and social media marketing requirements.
Angela deFreitas is a University of the West Indies graduate who majored in French language, literature and social sciences and who now empowers people with information to help to make wise educational and career decisions. She is a motivational speaker with Toastmaster training and one of the company's main workshop presenters. She has presented professional papers at conferences of the The National Career Development Association (NCDA) in the United States, The Caribbean Area Network for Quality Assurance in Tertiary Education (CANQATE), The University Council of Jamaica (UCJ), HEART Trust/NTA and The Council of Community Colleges of Jamaica (CCCJ).
CHOICES has conducted guidance counsellor and teacher training in Jamaica, St. Lucia, Antigua, Barbados, Grenada, Jamaica, St. Kitts-Nevis, St. Vincent & The Grenadines and Dominica.