Internships & Job Opportunities

Internship & Job Opportunities

Students are encouraged to seek out as many internship opportunities as possible during their college careers either as volunteers, for academic credit, as part-time paying jobs or as a combination of these experiences.

Information about internships and job opportunities will be posted here as they become available.

Requirements for M.A and PPS Credential in Counselor Education:

To obtain the PPS Credential in School Counseling, you are required to complete 9 units of Field Experience at two public school levels totaling 600 hours through EDCO 292.

**EdCo 292 is not required for M.A candidates, but highly recommended**

For more information regarding the requirements for the field experience, as well as a list of resources to help students find internships, please visit the Internship Program Requirements page.

Current Job and Internship Listings

Date Posted Internships & Job Opportunities

July 2015

Counselor Training & Core Program Staff – we have one full time limited term (LT) positions (which will most likely turn into a permanent position) to fill in the Gilroy office of the San Jose District. Please let your graduate students who are ready for employment know we are interested in hiring. Info on the exam process, job specs attached below. 

Time Base: Full-Time
Tenure: Limited Term (12 months)
Salary: $3,696-$5,314
Contact: Duane Bradford, Team Manager (408) 846-8576
8060 Santa Teresa Blvd. #200  Gilroy CA 95020

more details

July 2015

Job openings in Student Services Professional at San Jose State University.
Contact person:

Evelyn Castillo Ramos
Career Consultant Retention Services & College of Education Liaison
SJSU Career Center, Administration Bldg. 154 / 255
email:  phone408-924-6050

July 2015

Looking for Intern Counselors at Milpitas Unified School District  more info

July 2015

Educational Coaches  at Foothill College  more info

July 2015

Summit Public Schools: Wellness and Student Resources Instructor for 2015-2016 school year.
  1. Work closely with a small group of students as a mentor providing personalized support for both academics and socio-emotional growth 
  2. Implement the school-wide wellness program in collaboration with Summit Denali faculty 
  3. Support students with diverse learning needs through a variety of interventions under the guidance of the school’s Special Education team.

July 2015

ACE After Class Enrichment more info  ACE Site Coordinator  more info

June 2015

Bill Wilson Center:  Hiring Fair, June 26, 2015.  more info

May 2015

Full Time School Counselor Position    more info

May 2015

Intake Coordinator (Bilingual) Mental Health Services   more info


May 2015

Student-Athlete Peer Mentor
Student-Athlete Success Services
more info


May 2015

School Counselor Internship Position
Fischer Middle School and Renaissance Academy
May 2015
College of Applied Sciences and Arts (CASA)  Internship Position    FLYER 
April 2015
 CSU-Monterey Bay, Fall 2015 Student Success Advisor Intern Position  more info
April 2015
The MOSAIC Cross Cultural Center looking for New Diversity Advocate Interns  more info
April 2015
Los Medano College has Graduate Student Internship   more info
March 2015
SJSU Career Center has a position for Career Counseling Internship Level 1  more info
March 2015
San Francisco State University's Metro College Success Program are currently accepting applications for graduate counseling interns for 2015 - 2016  more info
March 2015
Counseling Faculty Internship Program-Fall 2015; Las Positas College  more info
February 2015
Community Liaison/Counselor Position location Redwood City, CA  more info
Applicants can email resume and cover letter to
February 2015
NOVA is currently hiring Part-Time Career Advisor/Workshop Facilitator  details
January 2015
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling Position in San Jose District more info
January 2015
Los Medanos College: Graduate Student Internship    more info
January 2015
2015 H. B. McDaniel Foundation Scholarship Program  more info
January 2015
has opening for Student Services Intern for more info
December 2014
Scotts Valley High School is seeking a PPSC intern to support their Peer Advocates Team (PAT). The role involves the following ongoing responsibilities:
- Training and support of the 10-student PAT members to serve as peer counselors
- Communication and enhancement of key training and process documents
- Design and implementation support of PAT outreach events
- Identification of resource materials (handouts) for the most common concerns of students supported by the PAT
- Coordination of the fulfillment and documentation of PAT services requested by students 
SVHS is also in the process of implementing Naviance as a college preparation system for their students.  If the intern is able to work more than one day per week, there may be opportunity to become involved in the deployment of Naviance.
If you are interested in this role, please contact Catherine Plaxton (a fellow EDCO student currently fulfilling this role) at
November 2014

Coordinator of the Disability Resource Center at Skyline Community College in San Bruno
more info:

October 2014

Downtown College Prep: looking for interns.  more info