The Socorro ISD Counselor Externship Program is a partnersip with Region 19 to help high school counselors gain access to employers in high demand, high wage industry sectors in the El Paso County.
Externships will be placed in middle skill related jobs (no college degree required) with the hope that counselors are able to speak from experience as they advise students on educational and career goals.
Eligibility: Must by a new high school counselor.
- Increase awareness of industry-specific career opportunities
- Expose students to multiple pathways to success
- Counselors can advise on careers in a more meaningful way
- Guide students towards their passion
Paperwork is due September 29, 2021.
The next externship session will be October 5th and 6th from 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM. Lunch is included.