Services

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Our staff at DCS Employment Services is trained to assist Deaf and hard of hearing people in acquiring the tools they need to obtain employment. The staff also educates employers about the advantage of hiring Deaf and hard of hearing employees, reasonable accommodations that make jobs accessible for Deaf and hard of hearing employees, and cultural norms of the Deaf and hard of hearing community.

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Staff

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Joe Gallagher

Employment Services Director
South Metro Career Center
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Bethany Souza

Employment Advisor/Interpreter
South Metro Career Center
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Naomi Valenzuela

Job Development Specialist
South Metro Career Center
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Bobby Crocker

Lead Employment Advisor
North County Coastal Career Center
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Willow Wright

Employment Advisor/Interpreter
North County Coastal Career Center

Marlene Chidichimo

Job Development Specialist
North County Coastal Career Center

Resources

Contact Us

South Metro Career Center
4389 Imperial Avenue
San Diego, CA 92113
VP: (619) 550-3399
Email: Joe.Gallagher@edd.ca.gov

North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro, Suite 106
Oceanside, CA 92056
VP: (760) 230-5440
Email: Robert.Crocker@edd.ca.gov