CAREER & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION COORDINATOR, IN-DEPTH: There Will Always Be Tomorrow
About this video
Allison, a career and technology education coordinator, describes the challenges of her job, what she likes most, her key decisions, how to get into the industry, and work-life balance. She tells us that the hardest part of her job is that there is constantly work to do, so you have to learn to set boundaries and be able to stop and continue on the next day.
Degree: Education - Educational Administration and Supervision - Student Counseling and Personnel Services
Job Title: Career Technical Education Coordinator
Employer: Birdville Independent School District
Job Summary: Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors
School counselors help students develop social skills and succeed in school. Career counselors assist people with the process of making career decisions by helping them choose a career or educational program.
School counselors must have a state-issued credential to practice. This credential can be called a certification, a license, or an endorsement, depending on the state. Most states require a criminal background check as part of the credentialing process.
Required by the American School Counselors Association.
$30,000 - $90,000
Projected Job Growth
15 to 25 percent
Empathy, People skills, Verbal communication skills, Patience, Problem solving skills, Written communication skills
View Detailed Career Data
Recommended Education Degree