Reason 19: The Rising Status of Guidance and Counseling in Public Employment Field
Our alumni always have remarkable performance in public employment field. Many alumni have done a great job in the probational world. Not only being probation officer because of our custom in judiciary-related professionals choosing, but also being juvenile probation officer and juvenile investigation officer. In 2011, Family Proceedings Act completed the Third Reading in the Legislative Yuan. And the act made Judicial Yuan set up Juvenile and Family Court and bring in the Family Affair Investigator system. Based on the fact, the need of Guidance and Counseling profession increased by leaps and bounds. Ministry of Examination then decided to add Family Affair Investigator, Psychology Technologist and Psychology Counselor three new examination categories in Special Examination for Judicial Personnel. The second one and the latter one are the first psychology-related examination categories in Special Civil Service Examination. Ministry of Examination declared eligibility requirements and draft of examination subjects. In the declaration, the three examination categories are involved in Grade Three Special Examination equaling to Senior Civil Service Examination (level 3). The starting salary of family affair investigator is about 50,000. Psychology technologist’s and psychology counselor’s are about 45,000. The eligibility requirements about education of family affair investigator is not limited to any department, but our professional skills are the ones which relate the needed ability the most. Plus, Psychology technologist and psychology counselor need those who at least have certificate of degree of bachelor of departments that relate to psychology test or guidance practice, such as Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, Education, Guidance, etc. And our department is teaching all these professions. Out students then can have better and more advantages to choose career than others in the judicial field. Apart from the above, our students can also choose to be senior social worker, counseling psychologist, social administration, personnel administration, etc. In 2021, the school and we started to offer some civil-service-related Enrichment Program. It is expected that General administration, Education administration, Personnel administration and Social administration could be offered in succession. The Rising Status of Guidance and Counseling in Public Employment Field, GC, NCUE, your best choice.