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EDUCATION & HELPING PROFESSIONS


Explore potential careers and develop industry specific skills for success in the Education & Helping Professions Community. Career Services offers individual counseling, job and internship resources, networking events, and professional development opportunities to help students succeed. Below is a quick snapshot of relevant industries, career outlook, community specific resources, and related Registered Student Organizations to help direct students along their career path in the Education & Helping Professions Community.

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OCCUPATIONS & BROAD INDUSTRIES:

  • Adult Education
  • Coaching/Athletic Administration
  • College Administration & Student Affairs
  • Counseling (Mental Health; School/Guidance/Career; Marriage/Family; Substance Abuse; Rehabilitation; Crisis; Pastoral; Art/Music Therapy; etc.)
  • Community Services
  • Curriculum Development
  • Education/School Administration
  • Education Advocacy
  • English as a Second Language Teaching
  • Libraries/Information & Media Services
  • Pre-K & K-12 Teaching (Public, Charter & Private/Independent Schools)
  • School Psychology
  • Social & Human Services
  • School Specialists (PT; OT; Speech/Language)
  • Family and Social Services/Social Work
  • Student Services
  • Teaching Abroad
  • Vocational Education
  • Youth Development

EDUCATION RESOURCES:

Helpful Resources

 

Job Search Resources/Tools by State

 

Additional Job Search Resources / Tools

 

Private/Independent School Information & Placement Services

To find resources for teaching abroad Click here

 

 

  • Association of Pre-Professional Leaders in Education (APPLE)
  • Secondary Educators of Tomorrow (SET)
  • Student Association for the Education of Young Children (SAYEC)
  • Academic Support Program Inspiring Renaissance Educators (ASPIRE)
  • Autism Speaks
  • Best Buddies
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Charity Crossing
  • Lori’s Hands
  • Music with Heart
  • Special Olympics
     

 To find out more about these RSOs and how to get involved, visit Student Central.

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    CONNECT WITH YOUR COMMUNITY TODAY

  • Login to your Handshake account
  • Choose "Personalize Handshake"  at the top of your home screen
  • Choose from 8 different industry focused communities
  • Start learning about jobs, internships, and events that interest you
Career Services Center - Cindy Holland
CAREER COMMUNITY COUNSELOR

CINDY HOLLAND

 302-831-8572

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TOP TEN EMPLOYERS:

- Appoquinimink School District (DE)

- Boys & Girls Clubs

- Child, Inc.

- City Year

- Easter Seals

- Fairfax County Public Schools (VA)

- Howard County Public Schools (MD)

- State of Delaware

- Success Academy Charter Schools (NY)

- Teach for America

 

Chrinicling Career Experiences and Offering Career Advice
Education Meetup October 30 - 5:00 to 7:00pm

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Contact us:

E-mail: udcareers@udel.edu
Phone: (302) 831-2392
401 Academy Street • Newark, DE 19716

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