Careers & Opportunities

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Careers & Opportunities

Equity and inclusion are at the heart of everything we do. We are diverse – in our personal and career backgrounds, our skills, our cultures, and the communities we call home. We are united in our passion for educational equity and our belief in the power of data and collaboration to transform student futures.

The California College Guidance Initiative is a fully-remote organization, and our team is distributed throughout the state of California. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages and provide a wide range of opportunities for professional and career development. CCGI is housed at the Foundation for California Community Colleges but is an autonomous initiative with its own mission, goals, and leadership team.

Diversity & Inclusion

The California College Guidance Initiative is an equal opportunity employer, and we hire without regard to race, ethnicity, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, veteran status, national origin, disability, or genetics.

Open Positions

Recruiting for the California College Guidance Initiative is managed by our fiscal sponsor, the Foundation for California Community Colleges. Cover letters and resumes should be submitted to .

Deputy Director, Community Engagement
Posted: 6/18/21
CCGI is looking for a Community Engagement Professional to lead the development of a team that will build awareness and drive utilization of the platform to help close opportunity and equity gaps for students across California. The Deputy Director Community Engagement will build an active and broad-based constituency to support this work, increasing our reach and impact so we can help create more equitable college and career outcomes for students. The ideal candidate has experience as a student, community and/or political organizer, and/or policy advocate. You are a skilled communicator, and can strategically identify how best to position and promote CCGI’s work within a variety of settings. You should have experience with relationship-based leadership development and know how to leverage social media platforms for awareness-building and mobilization. Experience working with legislators and/or educational leaders within K-12 and/or higher education institutions is a plus.

User Support and Training Manager
Posted: 5/21/21
The California College Guidance Initiative is looking for a user support professional to join our Technical Assistance and User Support team. This position will be responsible for providing virtual individualized support to educators who use with their students and promoting educators’ successful utilization of planning and application tools by troubleshooting user-reported issues and managing, updating and resolving tickets, and responding to questions, concerns, and requests related to the college and career exploration tools, resources, and curriculum. The ideal candidate is passionate about educational equity, confident in your ability to provide technical support and customer assistance and able to navigate through unknowns as necessary to address user support needs.


There are no RFP opportunities at this time.


If you have questions about CCGI career or RFP opportunities please contact us.