The job in Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift has a slightly different Japanese name: 導士 (Dōshi?).
Seers tend to dress in white robes with a red or pink coat underneath. They tend to lean towards lighter armor, generally robes. Male Seers generally do not wear hoods. The most characteristic thing that differs them from White Mages is their trademark Cat-Ear Hood.
Seers have more access and proficiency with higher-rank White Magic than White Mages, and are more able spellcasters in general.
The Devout is one of the final jobs obtained, and is granted by the Earth Crystal at the Ancients' Maze. Upon promotion they are granted access to a new tier of white magic and better mind stat, although their MP for their lower level spells seems to be significantly much lower than their white mage counterparts.
The Seer job is unlocked through mastery of four White Mage abilities and finishing "The Cat's Meow" quest. Equipping Tomes, its abilities include mid-rank Black and White Magic. They also boast the highest scores in MP and resistance for the hume race.
The Spiritmaster excels in support, either boosting elemental resistance, rendering allies immune to status ailments or elements, and increasing Magic Defense. They have an S rank in MP and Mind as well as an A rank in Intelligence, allowing for more potent spellcasting. They can also enhance elemental attacks so they cause more damage for a short time. As with Black Mages, they have an S rank in Rods. It is obtained after defeating Victor S. Court in Eternian Central Command.
The Seer job is obtained in the Tome of Twilight chapter, and is exclusive to Warriors of Light. Unique feature to them in the series, is that Seers can raise elemental defense of the party.
Aemo gets an alternate costume based on the Devout job from the "Phantom Beast Great Decisive Battle!" event. The Devout costume is based on Krile's white mage outfit from Final Fantasy V. The costume can only be seen when Aemo is equipped with the "Devout Equipment" accessory. Whoever equips the accessory will gain a 25% boost to magic power, along with 100 MP and 30 speed.
The Devout is a job available after obtaining a level fifteen White Mage and a level fifteen Scholar. The preferred weapons for the job are rods and staves. The job specializes in both intelligence and agility abilities.
Only those most learned in the ways of white magic dare don the cat-eared robe.
The Devout is a character available to the party, and uses the Holy ability during battle. Unlocks at level 50.
An expert mage who uses healing magic to aid her allies. The Devout wields powerful white magic with ease, and though she has little in the way of offensive might, her skills can easily shape the course of battle.
Devout is a playable character who can be recruited as the First Time Reward for completing Fifth Ark, Part 3 on the Classic difficulty in the FF XIII track of Core Dungeons.
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Devout makes an appearance.
The job is called "Shaman" in Japanese. Shamanism is a practice where a practitioner reaches altered states of consciousness to interact with the spirit world to channel transcendental energies. A shaman is a person regarded as having access to, and influence in, the world of spirits who typically enters a trance and practices divination and healing.