A career educator works with individuals or groups in educational settings to assist them to learn career development knowledge, skills and applications. Career educators help youth and adult learners to construct their careers through acquiring knowledge and skills that will enable them to identify, choose, plan and prepare for learning, training, work and other life-roles.
Canadian Standards and Guidelines for Career Development Practitioners. Glossary of Career Development Terms. 2012. Online: http://career-dev-guidelines.org/career_dev/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/Glossary-of-Terms-changes-from-CD-Chapter-re-counselling.pdf (Retrieved on May 27, 2014)