Online Job and Internship Resources: Education & Social Services

These are some uncertain times that we are living in and you may be finding yourself with some more unstructured time than you would like, especially if you are currently looking for jobs or internships. Thankfully, there are many online resources particularly for individuals in education and social services that can help you with your virtual search! Here are several to get you started:

CT Nonprofit Alliance

This is a great resource for searching nonprofit positions around Connecticut and select other states. CT Nonprofit Alliance helps users search for jobs based on categories including the nonprofit subsector, job function, and state (CT, MA, RI, IL).


Idealist helps you explore jobs, internships, and even volunteering opportunities in the nonprofit section. You can narrow your search to geographic location, issue area, and type of organization. Idealist also provides recommendations for career development and opportunities to connect with others in the industry.

Foundation List

Foundation List provides job postings for national nonprofits including foundations, education, government agencies, health organizations, and nonprofit associations. You are able to search based on location and job category in the nonprofit sector. Foundation List also has additional resources for job tips and news in the industry.


This site helps you search for teaching, support, and administrative positions in education in Connecticut. You are able to specify your geographic region, position (teaching, administrative, instructional support, and support services), and academic subject.

Inside Higher Ed

Inside Higher Ed provides job listings for academic and administrative jobs at institutions around the United States, and some related positions outside of higher education. This site also provides compensation data and career advice for finding higher education jobs.

For more information on job and internship searches in education and social services, schedule a virtual career coaching appointment.

By Kalle Nelson
Kalle Nelson Graduate Assistant Kalle Nelson