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      Karla Taylor
      Hanover High Career
      Planning Center
      10307 Chamberlayne Road
      Mechanicsville, VA 23116
      Tel: 804.723.3710
      Fax: 804.723.3790
      Career Counselor

      CEEB Code: 471416 

      Office Hours:
      8:15AM-3:30PM
      Thursdays, Fridays &
      alternating Wednesdays 
      beginning September 3rd.

 


    


Introduction
 

Hanover High School Career Planning Center

           The Hanover High School Career Planning Center provides students with opportunities and resources for educational planning and career exploration.  Students are encouraged to visit the center and to meet with Mrs. Karla Taylor, Career Counselor, for assistance in finding information and making decisions about future plans.  She will be available on Thursdays, Fridays, and alternating Wednesdays.
 

  Where is the Career Planning Center?

 The Career Planning Center is located on the first floor of the building close to the Media Center.

 

 How can students sign up to see the career counselor?

 Students may come by the Counseling Office to request an appointment.

 

 When is the Career Planning Center open?

 The center will be open between the hours of 8:15am and 3:30pm Thursdays, Fridays, and alternating

 Wednesdays.  Students are welcome to visit before or after school and at other times by appointment.

 

 What are the services available through the Career Planning Center?

  • Assessments to identify interests, abilities and career values.

  • Career information such as job descriptions, salary information, training options and much more!

  • Individual small group and classroom sessions on career-related topics.

  • Posted opportunities for part-time and full-time work and volunteer opportunities.

  • Assistance in finding appropriate college/university or other educational programs.

 What are the resources available in the career center?
    

  • Computers for career research/assessments.

  • College handbooks and periodicals

  • Information on job search skills such as networking, résumé writing and
     interviewing.

  • Information about military and college admissions testing (ASVAB, ACT, and SAT).

 

 For more information, visit the career center Website at www.hcps.us/careers/hhs or check out the information provided through the HHS Career Planning class in Blackboard.

 

 Our Mission:  Hanover County School Counselors provide all students educational services, in collaboration with parents, school and the community, that foster
                       academic, career and social/emotional growth toward lifelong success and effective, responsible citizenship for a diverse and changing world.