Career Center Services
From classes to careers, we are here for our students. Our goal is to provide our students with guidance on setting career goals, job searching techniques, resume writing and interviewing skills. All CEIS students are able to meet with our college's appointed Career Counselor, Dr. Cheryl Love. She is the Liaison to CEIS in the Career Center and provides drop-in career advising for students and alumni from all CEIS departments. (note: in a rare case where Dr. Love is booked or unavailable, you can visit Cal Poly Pomona's other counselors in the Career Center.)
Office Hours - Bldg. 94, Room 291:
|Tuesday||9 a.m. - 11 a.m.|
|Wednesday||9 a.m. - 11 a.m.|
|Thursday||11 a.m. - 12 p.m., 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. (drop-in hours)|
Dr. Cheryl Love serves as a Career Counselor and Liaison to the College of Education and Integrative Studies. She has been a member of the Cal Poly Pomona Career Center Team since the beginning of 2014. Cheryl has 25 years of experience as a counselor and teacher in all four higher education systems (UC, CSU, Private and Community) as well as the public school and non-profit sector. This breadth of experience has provided her with the knowledge and skills to work with diverse student populations to assist them with identifying their career goals.
Cheryl has a bachelor’s degree in liberal studies, master’s degree in counseling, a multiple subject teaching credential and a pupil personnel service credential from California State University, Fullerton and a doctorate from the University of California, Los Angeles in educational psychology with an emphasis in counseling. As part of the CPP Career Center Team she helps to oversee the Clothes Closet, assists with student development programming, and event/workshop planning. Cheryl is also involved in her community through her volunteer work with the Inland Empire chapter of the Red Cross in the community involvement and outreach departments and her work with a food distribution organization that helps to feed families throughout San Bernardino County. Check out Dr. Love's Education Resources.
Career Counseling Events
|July 12||11 a.m. - 12 p.m.||Succeeding at Interviewing and Managing Anxiety: Navigating the Interview Process||Career Center|
|July 12||12 p.m. - 1 p.m.||Rock Your Resume||Career Center|
|July 12||1 p.m. - 2 p.m.||Job Search Strategies||Career Center|
|August 9||11 a.m. - 12 p.m.||Succeeding at Interviewing and Managing Anxiety: Navigating the Interview Process||Career Center|
|August 9||12 p.m. - 1 p.m.||Rock Your Resume||Career Center|
|August 9||1 p.m. - 2 p.m.||Job Search Strategies||Career Center|
Education Job Opportunities & Upcoming Events
AmeriCorps Internship Opportunity with the American Red Cross
AmeriCorps has a wonderful opportunity for you or someone you know who is interested in serving as an AmeriCorps member. There are currently 3 openings focusing on the pillars of Disaster Cycle Services: prepare, respond, recover as well as volunteer recruitment. It is an eleven month commitment with an August 28th start date. (Some weekends are required.) In return for your service, members will receive a $15,000 living allowance for the 11 month term, medical insurance and a $5,000 education award that can be used to pay existing college loans or continuing education costs. AmeriCorps members gain project management experience, leadership development and team building skills, while also honing their public speaking skills. It is truly a fantastic experience. If interested, please contact Beth Ratcliff at 714-481-5397 or via email at Beth.Ratcliff2@redcross.org.
IEUA's Paid Internship Opportunities
The Inland Empire Utilities Agency (IEUA), a public water and wastewater agency serving over 875,000 customers, is looking to hire 3-5 paid interns at a rate between $11 and $16 per hour in our External Affairs Department (EA). IEUA interns will receive hands-on training emphasizing teamwork, independence and leadership skills. Interns will also gain experience in working with K-12 students including special education, experience how children learn through different teaching methods and teaching future generations how to protect our most precious resource, water. Additionally, interns will earn an income while gaining job experience in their field of studies and may qualify to receive college credits. Visit https://www.ieua.org/home/job-seeker/ to apply for an internship position.
Peace Corps Special Education Opportunity
Peace Corps is seeking teachers for special education in Ghana, West Africa. The position works with primary and junior high school students as well as gender awareness and girls' education and empowerment. Interested candidates that have some experience with special education will be considered competitive applicants. Applications are due October 1, 2017 and the position will depart on May 1, 2018. For more information, please reach out to your CPP Recruiter Tiffany Tai by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.