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WHO WE ARE

Options is a national career development and recruitment organisation with a 30-year history of success in career-related consulting, training, qualification and work readiness projects.

Successfully trained over 2500 participants over the past three years to be work ready, capable of securing meaningful employment and developing their careers.

Accredited by the QCTO to deliver an NQF Level 5 qualification to train Career Development Information Officers, to expand our commitment to contribute to career development in South Africa.

About Options Recruitment and Training - Our services and training

VISION

Empower individuals throughout South Africa to understand how to develop a career identity, plan a suitable career path, conduct an effective job search, and build a successful career.

MISSION

Develop competent community career development practitioners to work effectively within their communities in assisting individuals and unemployed youth, through lecture led and online programmes, to develop realistic, actionable career plans, prepare CV’s, use a range of effective job search tools and develop the self-esteem and confidence to secure employment and progress their careers.

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MANAGEMENT TEAM

Angelo Pereira
Managing Director
Dip. Marketing & Business Management
Dip. Industrial Relations
Cert. Lean Manufacturing

Daphne Pereira
Career Development Director
MA Psychology (RD)
Career Development Practitioner (SACDA)

Lauren Poley
Marketing Manager
B. Com Economics
SACDA Associate Member

Keshia Sing
Programme Manager: CDIO
MA Industrial & Organisational Psychology
Career Development Practitioner (SACDA)

Kirby Williams
Programme Manager GOAL2WORK
Master Work Readiness Facilitator
SACDA Associate Member

Angelo Pereira

Managing Director

Dip. Marketing & Business Management
Dip. Industrial Relations
Cert. Lean Manufacturing

Over twenty-five years’ experience within the recruitment, career development and training sector. Experienced in strategic business management and project management. Managing the design and development of the GOAL2WORK youth empowerment and work readiness programme as well as development of a comprehensive e-Learning job search programme.

Options Director Career Development and Recruitment

Daphne Pereira

Career Development Director

MA Psychology (RD)
Career Development Practitioner (SACDA)

Over thirty years’ experience in career development and executive and specialist search. Experienced facilitator, committed to the empowerment of unemployed individuals and career development practitioners. Directing the development and delivery of youth empowerment and work readiness interventions throughout South Africa. Managing the development and roll out of an accredited, NQF level 5, Career Development Information Officer Qualification. Providing strategic input into the management of the Options Group.

Options Programme Manager CDIO

Lauren Poley

Marketing Manager

B. Com Economics
SACDA Associate Member

Over six years’ experience in the recruitment and career development industry. Highly experienced in project and programme management of learning interventions. Management of major training projects, costing, fee projections and material quality control. Preparation of complex tender submissions. Management of in-house Learner Management System for the Occupational Certificate: Career Development Information Officer Qualification.

Options Learning Material and Curriculum Developer

Keshia Sing

Programme Manager: CDIO

MA Industrial & Organisational Psychology
Career Development Practitioner (SACDA)

Career Development Information Officer Qualification Facilitator. Responsible for development of online and text-based curriculum and learning material. Development of work readiness modules. Management of post training track and trace projects. Experienced in facilitation and learner support pre, during and post project.

Options Programme Manager GOAL2WORK

Kirby Williams

Programme Manager GOAL2WORK

Master Work Readiness Facilitator

Over nine years’ experience in career development, recruitment and community job search and work readiness interventions. National training and management of work readiness and job search facilitators. Planning and coordinating workshops throughout South Africa. Management of the in-house GOAL2WORK Learner Management System.