Ira Freeman

Ira Freeman

Work History

Work History
Jan 2009 - Present

Workplace Readiness Instructor

Cuesta College, Workforce & Economic Development/Community Programs

  • Developed curriculum and provide instruction in job search skills, resume/cover letter writing, filling out applications, interviewing techniques, "soft" skills in keeping a job.
  • Making community contacts and researching community resources.
  • Maintaining attendance records, preparing letters and writing e-mail. 
Aug 2007 - Jun 2008

School Counselor

Mission Hill Middle School
Jan 2007 - Jun 2007

AB 1802 At-Risk School Counselor

Templeton Middle School
Aug 2005 - Mar 2006

Full-Time Volunteer School Counselor

Paulding Middle School
Mar 1989 - Oct 2003

Lead Educational Advisor/Graphic Arts Teacher/Orientation to Careers Teacher

Marie C. Romero High School

Education

Education
Sep 2006 - Jun 2007

None

Sep 1999 - Jun 2004

MA

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Apr 1989 - Jun 1990

None

UCLA Extension
Sep 1973 - Aug 1975

BA

Sep 1968 - Jun 1971

AA

Mount San Antonio College

Skills

Skills

Printing Occupations

Career Counseling/Workplace Readiness Experience

Program Management/Administrative Experience

Teaching Experience

School Counseling Experience

E-mail Clients

Internet Browsers

SIGI Plus Career & College Software

Renaissance Learning Software

EUREKA Career and College Software

SASI Student Management System

AERIES Student Management System

Page Maker

File Maker Pro

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Word

Macintosh & Windows XP Operating Systems

Objective

Seeking a position as a Professional Recruiter where I can help people find suitable employment.

Interest

Outdoors, Photography, Movies, Tennis, Helping people find work.

Started the Careertrac Job Club.

Summary

·Received Master of Arts Degree in Education, specializing in Counseling & Guidance, June 2004.

·Received Pupil Personnel Services Credential in School Counseling, June 2004.

·Served as Graphic Arts Teacher/Educational Advisor for 14 ½; years at Marie C. Romero High School, Paso

    Robles, CA. Taught a newly developed class by me, called “Orientation to Careers” that all students took.

·Set up, developed high school curriculum and taught a career vocational program of instruction and

print production.

·Part-time Workplace Readiness Instructor, Cuesta College, Workforce & Economic Development

    Projects/Community Programs. Teaching job readiness skills.

·Made community contacts for community resources and job leads.

·Full-Time Middle School Counselor for Santa Cruz City Schools.

·Became a Facilitator for Real Games career education curriculum for middle & high school students.

·AB 1802 Part-Time At-Risk School Counselor for Templeton Middle School, Templeton, CA.

·Full-Time Volunteer Credentialed School Counselor at Paulding Middle School, Arroyo Grande, CA.

    Provided personal, academic and career counseling with at-risk students.

Certifications

Certifications
Jul 2009 - Jul 2014

Clear Pupil Personnel Services Credential

California Commission on Teacher Credentialing
Dec 2008 - Dec 2013

Clear Designated Subjects Voc. Ed. Credential/Printing Occupations

California Commission on Teacher Credentialing