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


Sep 2006 - Jun 2007


Sep 1999 - Jun 2004


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


UCLA Extension
Sep 1973 - Aug 1975


Sep 1968 - Jun 1971


Mount San Antonio College



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


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

Started the Careertrac Job Club.


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


·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.


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