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Room A-221, next to the Counseling office in the One Stop.

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Open Monday 8:00-6:00
Tuesday-Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Student Employment:
(619) 660-4436

Fax: (619) 660-4294

Email:
cuyamaca.joblink@gcccd.edu



Mailing Address:

Career Center
Cuyamaca College
900 Rancho San Diego Parkway
El Cajon, CA 92019



Career Services

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Overview of Career Services

The Career and Student Employment Center provides career and employment guidance to Cuyamaca and Grossmont College students and alumni. Community members are welcome to use selected services at
no charge.

Workshops

Spring 2014 Cuyamaca College workshops

workshop schedule

Choosing a major, searching for a job or that dream career? Get expert advice at a series of job skills workshops sponsored by Cuyamaca College Career Services.  The workshops are free and open to the public.

Please call 619-660-4436 to find out more information or to reserve a spot. Current students are encouraged to reserve a spot with their student ID.

Spring 2014 Workshop Flyer

CAREER ADVISING- ASSESSMENT TESTING

Career Planning requires a foundation in understanding your personality type, interests, skills, and work values in order to choose a career major that is best for you. Cuyamaca Career Services administers career assessments for enrolled students and alumni. Ask us about how you can take an on-line assessment in the convenience of your home, or in the Career Service's computer lab. You may go over the results with our qualified counseling staff.

  • Get descriptions of your personality type
  • Evaluate your Interests, abilities and values
  • Clarify your skill set
  • Match your interests with college majors, occupations and career fields.

CAREER RESOURCES

  • Research majors
  • Find out which colleges offer what majors
  • Find out which jobs go with your chosen major
  • Compare and contrast career fields
  • Explore which careers are related to your major

Come to the Career Services area and browse the library, research online or watch interactive DVDs.


STUDENT EMPLOYMENT ADVISING

Individualized Career Counseling:

  • Get help writing your resume
  • Improve your Interview skills
  • Job search tips
  • Tutorial video collection about job search topics
  • Sample Employment screening tests

Students need to take Career Assessments before meeting with a counselor for their counseling session. Come into the Career Center, pick up your career assessment packet, and set up your appointment. For information, please call 619-660-4436.

CUYAMACA JOBLINK- Job Referrals

  • On campus and off campus jobs are posted on the
    Cuyamaca JobLink website. Cuyamaca, Grossmont College,  enrolled high school students and alumni may use this service.
  • Internship opportunities- Full time, part-time and seasonal.
  • Featured job boards

Free, fast and secure internet access. Post a resume that will be seen by local employers. Employers are screened before they can use the Cuyamaca Job Link.

CLASSES / GROUP SEMINARS / WORKSHOPS

Because the Career Center has so much to offer it is highly recommended that you take Counseling classes to guide you through the process.

  • College and Career Success
  • Study Skills and Time management
  • Career Decision Making
  • Life Skills and Personal Adjustment

See Upcoming Events for our workshops.


Career Technical Education

This web site is supported by Carl D. Perkins VTEA IC funds through the System. Office, California Community Colleges,
Grant #08-C01-020

Revised  February 18, 2014
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