Careers Coaching

Careers Coaching

Careers Coaching and Advice should be the right of every individual.  In this current climate and uncertainty whether you are just starting out on your Career path,  at the pinnacle of your career or looking to make life changes decisions, engaging with a Career Coach will provide you with invaluable advice, ideas, opportunities and aspirations.  It’s never too late to explore where your talents could take you.  In our current climate of social distancing we can conduct your Career Coaching session through a variety of e-coaching scenarios including skype, video conferencing and webinars.

After all the world really is your oyster!

A great Careers session.
I would definitely recommend the service…

 In order to help you achieve your desired goal it is important to stop, take stock and start at the beginning. Our qualified Career consults and coaches will help you to think about your career goals and aspirations and together we can start to make progress to understand how these can be achieved.

We offer a number of different career coaching and Advisory programmes dependent on your circumstances and requirements including;

• CV Analysis
• Interview preparation and coaching
• Personal Branding
• Career options and choices
• Business start-up support & advice
• Pro-active Job searching methods
• Optimizing LinkedIn and social media
• Navigating Recruitment agencies

90 min Career Coaching

This is an ideal opportunity to take stock of your career and to identify your future career options with a Professionally qualified Careers consultant or it could be that you neeed professional advice and support with an application, change to your CV, an important interview or first steps to your business start up.  Call us and we can talk through the best options to suit your needs

GSS Career Coaches are qualified and experienced and we are proud members of the
Careers Development Institute


4 hrs  Careers Advice Session

Our half day coaching session conducted by our professionally qualified Consultants will give time to have an in-depth overview of your current situation, allow time to understand your aspirations, where you are now, where you want to be and how we can help to get you there. We  can work together to create or review your existing CV using industry specific terminology, analyse and discuss career choices, work with you on effective pro-active job hunting strategies, and establish best practice competency interview techniques. This session is ideal for those who require help or guidance in quite specific areas.


6 hrs Careers Consultancy Session

A full day with your designated Career coach will provide all the services identified in 4 hrs but can also include: – Full professional CV re-write using competency based language to meet the needs of employers, Setting up social media accounts to ensure you can identify and promote yourself to suitable opportunities. Personal branding and how to develop and improve this as well as potential other options such as Business Start up, tailored one to one mock interviews, application form writing and personality and skills assessment tests for those who may seek to change career paths.


Executive Career Coaching Services

Career management is about working with you at a more executive level to take control of your career and proactively ensure that your career is meeting both your professional and personal objectives. Effective career management is built on firm foundations, so it is essential to have a clear understanding of your career aspirations, your skills, experiences and potential.

Our executive coaches take time to explore your career aspirations, options and bench-mark your skills in the job market to help devise a clear, focused and realistic career plan.

Understanding your worth, developing your personal brand an attractive sales pitch to prospective employers and learning how to create opportunities are the means by which the career plan will be implemented.
Career management isn’t a single intervention but an ongoing strategy. However, there are times in your career when it will require more input, especially if you are looking for a job move or promotion.

Careers sessions at a time and location convenient to you:

Our Careers Consultants are located in the North, South, East and West of London

Let us know what location you are in and we will organise a meeting at a mutually convenient location for you

Contact our Careers Administrator for further information on 0333 242 2175

Careers Sessions at a time or your choice are held in our Head offices at

Square Root Business Centre
102-116 Windmill Road
Croydon, CR0 2XQ

Tel: 0208 665 4296

Nearest Train Station: Selhurst  Station or East Croydon mainline

Our offices are 5 minutes walk from Selhurst Train station or a short bus journey from West Croydon Station using bus routes, 468, 75, 50, 450  or a 15 minute walk

All GSS locations for Careers support are fully accessible with wheelchair access

Any material used for the delivery of Careers Services  can be provided in a  variety or formats and we welcome individuals with special needs – please contact us for any other special arrangements

Please contact our bookings team for any other enquiries on: 0208 665 4297.

Statement from GSS Directors on Covid-19

Statement from GSS Directors – Centre closures from 30th March 2020

Following the recent announcements made by UK Government, we would like to keep you updated on the changes GSS has made and the measures we have put in place to protect the well-being and safety of all our learners, customers and staff.

As of 30th March 2020 all GSS delivery sites will be closed. However, we are still fully operational and will be running Careers Advice and Guidance alongside Training via skype calls, video conferencing and on-line services to ensure all our customers, learners and trainees can still access our service.

These are indeed exceptional circumstances and we are working tirelessly behind the scenes to respond to the latest policy changes in some of our working procedures, and continue to prepare online material and resources to ensure minimum disruption to our service

We will continue to deliver Online Training and support going forward.

For further support please contact us on: 0844 745 2001 or 0208 665 4296

We are here to support you

We understand these are very difficult and anxious times for everyone, and urge you to stay home and keep safe, and to relieve the burden on the emergency services.

We will support as much as we can – if you have any concerns please email us on

We look forward to welcoming you all back to face to face meetings and training as soon as we can. In the meantime, stay home, stay safe and we will see you through our on-line channels.

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