School Counseling Practicum / Internship
Thank you for your interest in completing your school counseling practicum/internship in Georgetown ISD. Please note - currently we do not accept Licensed Professional Counselor / Social Work interns unless they are currently employed as a professional school counselor in GISD. In order to be considered for a GISD school counselor practicum / internship, please review the application process below:
1) Applicants should email the GISD Director of Guidance and Wellness at firstname.lastname@example.org to register his/her name, school site choice, potential start date and length of internship/practicum. Please allow for up to one week for a response.
2) Upon acceptance, all interns will sign an Intern/Practicum Agreement and a criminal history background check form (if not already a GISD employee).
3) Proof of liability insurance must be provided, either through the educational institution or by private means, and it should be submitted to the GISD Director of Guidance and Wellness.
4) Meet with the Director of Guidance and Wellness and supervising counselor for a campus orientation and overview of expectations.
The following forms must be reviewed and completed by all applicants in order to participate in a practicum/internship experience in Georgetown ISD. Upon completion of the forms, please submit to Jennifer Ashman-Porter, GISD Director of Guidance and Wellness, at the fax number: (512) 943-5002 or by email: email@example.com.