NOMINATE FOR

Career Development Top Achievement Awards 2022





Career Development Awards are the celebration of the amazing work and contribution our career development practitioners and agencies do and provide to their clients and communities they serve.

Please help us shine a light on those whose work and tireless dedication contributed to renewed hope and positive change.

The nominations are going to open on September 1st, 2021

Career Practitioner of the Year Award

The Experienced Career Practitioner of the Year is awarded to an outstanding career development professional with five or more years of experience in the career development field. They are selected based on the unique role they play and the resulting positive outcomes in activities, initiatives, projects or publications that demonstrate exceptional ongoing achievement. The contributions of the nominee are innovative, and exceptional, including ongoing achievements that have had a positive impact on his or her organization and/or the profession as a whole.

Emerging Career Practitioner of the Year Award

Emerging Career Practitioner of the Year is awarded to a practitioner who has less than 5 years experience in the career development field. They are acknowledged for their unique role in the career sector in activities, initiatives, projects or publications that demonstrate exceptional early and ongoing achievement. Their nomination gives evidence that they are innovative and have had a positive impact on his or her organization and/or the profession as a whole.


Career Development Agency of the Year Award

The Career Development Agency of the Year is awarded to an agency that has shown innovative and exceptional contributions to the career development profession. They use practices that align with the ethical standards of BCCDA and their innovative practices include the promotion and maintenance of career development work skills. In addition they serve as a model to others in recognizing the contributions made by their employees and in fostering advancement in career development through research, theory, practice and leadership. The agency also has a long- standing record of hiring employees with CCDP designation.


Employer Partnership of the Year Award

The Employer Partnership of the Year Award is given in recognition of a partnership between an employer and a career development agency staff that have led to employment. It is a joint acknowledgment of the partnership between an agency staff person and the employer who is instrumental in hiring active job seekers. The employer respects diversity & inclusion, and collaborates with BCCDA agency members to hire staff. They demonstrate evidence of innovative, exceptional contributions as an employer, and abide by ethical hiring practices, fosters workplace diversity and inclusiveness. They are actively involved in career development field by being open to potential employment of job seekers. The agency staff is highly active in employer engagement that results in creating partnerships that connect job seekers and employers willing to hire those employees.

The submission deadline is March 1st, 2022.

Do you have a question about the awards? Please contact us at admin@bccda.org.