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Outreach Services

Presentations and Tours for Prospective Students


College Reps, Tour Guides, Employment Opportunities

Are you looking for employment that will support your career with valuable experience?
Join the Outreach Services team! A wide variety of positions are available throughout the year.

Applications Open Year Round

Work study openings available in Outreach Services 760-744-1150 x3756


Palomar College is currently building an Outreach Services department to serve our community and prospective student population. Our department provides presentations, workshops, information tables and tours to help varied audiences understand the degrees, services and opportunities that Palomar has to offer. We represent Palomar College at events throughout North County. Our prospective student audience is diverse in educational levels, from career changers to high school students, to re-entry and adult students. If they are ready to learn, we are ready to support them!

Student giving tour Varied Available Positions Available Through Work Study, Cooperative Education or Internships

College Reps (Represent Palomar off and on campus)
Tour Guides (Represent Palomar on campus)
On-call Tour Guides
Middle School Reps/Tour Guides (Must include Tu/Th availability)
Office Assistant
Outreach Assistant
Communications/Marketing Assistant
Technology/CRM Assistant
Intern – Varied University Programs (Academic Credit)

Positions are available through Cooperative Education ProgramWork Study and internships from a university.

Employees of Outreach Services are highly motivated employees building professional relationships with prospective applicants and their families, members of the global community and various higher education colleagues. These positions seek to inspire prospective students, while promoting the college through community engagement, campus tours, high school visits, college and career fairs, adult-education programs and special events.

Team members of this department serve as official representatives of Palomar College on and off campus, by providing presentations, workshops, tours and or communications to support the success of prospective students.

The employment programs within Outreach Services will provide leadership opportunities for students to develop professional skills, while serving their college and their community.

College Reps, Tour Guides and the Outreach, Office, and Communications Assistants, are key personnel in running the Outreach Services department, performing a variety of duties to keep the department moving forward. In addition, some positions balance this work with activities throughout the community. Team members lead and participate in projects and outreach initiatives, assist with development and implementation of prospective student events, participate in call campaigns to follow up on prospective applicant leads, lead and participate in continuous training procedures, and perform various duties to ensure the success of day to day operations of the Outreach Services department.


Application and Hiring Process
  1. For all positions, please submit the following by email to Deanna Shoop, Manager of Outreach Services, at
    1. Short-term and Student Application
    2. Cover letter explaining why you are interested in serving the college in the position(s) you have applied for and describing your experience in settings with individuals diverse in background, age and educational experience.
  2. Individuals may apply for multiple positions. Selection for all positions will be made through a formal application and interview process. Applications will be reviewed using the Palomar College hiring policies and procedures. Interviews will be offered to select applicants based on qualifications, experience and quality of application documents.
Palomar Ambassadors [Program on hold, pending funding]

Palomar Ambassador Job Description

Work Study ($14 – 16/Hour)

Work Study Information
Work Study Handbook

Internships, Co-operative Education and Other Opportunities

High School Rep positions are available through Co-operative Education. Internship options are available through various university internship programs. Have a new idea? Please contact us!

Please contact Deanna Shoop, Manager of Outreach Services, as early as possible if you are interested in working in Outreach Services in any capacity.


For More Information
You may contact the Outreach Services department to learn more about this valuable work experience at any time.
Deanna K. Shoop
Manager, Outreach Services
(760) 744-1150, Ext. 3752
Tony Quiroz
Outreach Specialist
(760) 744-1150, Ext. 3790