There are several online job boards that can assist individuals in finding open positions within the field of education. Aspiring teachers should seek positions related to working with youth, including roles at after-school programs, sports coaches, and paraprofessionals within K-12 school settings. EDJOIN is one of the most comprehensive online job boards for education positions within California. For instructions on how to apply, view this EDJOIN Applicant User Guide.
The Service Learning Program at Santa Ana College provides opportunities for students to volunteer at various community agencies, including local K-12 schools and non-profit organizations working with youth. Students may choose to volunteer for course curriculum or program requirements, or they may volunteer independently for career exploration. To learn more about these volunteer opportunities and to sign up for an orientation, visit the Service Learning Program website.
Career Development Services
The Career Development Center at Santa Ana College offers many services to assist students in pursuing prospective careers. These services include: career presentations, access to resources on careers and training programs, major-focused workshops, and employment preparation workshops with topics such as writing a resume, interviewing, and using LinkedIn. To learn more about these services, visit the Career Development Center website.