Front Office Internships

At a Glance

Front office internships at dental offices near students' homes.

Earn while you learn by working in an office setting that exposes you to office procedures and the dental industry.

The San Mateo County Office of Education and the San Mateo County Dental Society are working together to connect 11th and 12th grade students with office internship opportunities at dental offices across San Mateo County. 

Pay Rate:  Min wage for the city where the office is located
Dates: 4-6 week internship with open dates     
Hours:  Normal business hours. Students work minimum of 4 hours segments.  Days to be determined with the dental office.
Location:  TBD

Instructions To Apply:

1. To apply, click here.  

2. Fill out your name and email to get started.  Then click "Go to form."

3. You will then see the electronic form.  Make sure you completely fill out all the mandatory fields in red.  Any field in yellow is optional.  For a guide to help you apply, click here.  Students should indicate which internships they are interested in at the top of the application under "specific internship name." List every internship of interest under one application (i.e. students may apply for 1, 2, 3 or more internships so long as they are all listed).

4. Once you have added all the information on the application, click the big red "Submit form" button.

5. Next you will be prompted to type in your teacher's full name and email for a teacher recommendation. Double check that the teacher email is correct.  Make sure to ask your teacher if they are willing to fill out a recommendation for you.

6. Click "Send to this recipient" to finish your application portion for the internship.

A notification email will be sent once you have successfully uploaded your application.


Please feel free to contact:

Dr. Vera Jacobson-Lundeberg, SMCOE CTE Director

Tina Smith, SMCOE CTE Coordinator