Poway Adult School

Career Planning & Financial Aid Resources

RESOURCES: Find help for your every-day needs     

CalJobs Information and all you need to know about CalJobs Financial Assistance and more including valuable data on careers in our area.               
Free Career Support Workshops and Services                                      
  • Topical Workshops: Find these here
    • ​Ideal for learning how to complete a career plan, develop a resume, prep for an interview and more
    • Need to learn how to learn online? 
      • Scheduled on-campus and live on Zoom
      • Offered on a rotating basis throughout the school year
      • Self-serve curriculum and videos to watch just-in-time when you need it most

  •  Employer Speaker Series: Find these on our Job Board
    • Scheduled on-campus and live on Zoom
    • Offered regularly throughout the year
    • Gives you a great perspective on jobs, an industry or an individual company
  •    One-on-one appointments with a Career Education Specialist
    • Discuss your individual career goals and training needs
    • Have your resume reviewed
    • Prep for an interview                            

How to Set-up and Use Zoom
Taking our Poway QuickBooks class? Get QuickBooks for Students here.
Using Onet and MyNextMove.org

Take the Interest Profiler At MyNextMove for a list of careers that might be right for you. Your list might just included your dream career as it takes into consideration your interests, data on the demand of a career and livable wages. Don't hesitate to email us for help with the Interest Profiler or career support. 

Your Student Support Team is here to help!

Click on the name of a staff member below to send an email and someone will contact you. 



Poway Adult School Academic and Support Counselor: Contact us at (858) 668-4024 if you need assistance or have questions regarding high school diploma, GED or equivalency prep and testing / academics.


Career Education Specialist for Poway Adult School, Ramona and San Marcos Adult Schools: Contact Denise McAndrews if you need help with your career needs or other resources. 

ETCN Disability Support Counselor: Contact Van Pham if you need assistance with 504/IEP Plan evaluations and accommodations, support for students with learning challenges, community agency referrals and various resources.

The Poway Unified School District (PUSD) is an equal opportunity employer/program and is committed to an active Nondiscrimination Program. PUSD prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, nationality, immigration status, ethnicity, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental ability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or gender expression or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. For more information, please contact: Title IX/Equity Compliance Officer, James Jimenez, Associate Superintendent of Personnel Support Services, Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128, 1-858-521-2800, extension 2761, jjimenez@powayusd.com. For students, you may contact Title IX Coordinator Jamie Dayhoff, Director of Attendance and Discipline, Poway Unified School District, 1-858-521-2840, jdayhoff@powayusd.com

Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128-3406