1501 Panama Ln, Bakersfield, CA 93307

Learning for Life

Take a proactive approach to lifelong learning, come see us at the Job Spot!

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In coordination through the California Adult Education Program, the Bakersfield Adult School coordinated a partnership with Bakersfield College and America’ s Job Center of California to bring education and training programs to our adult population in South Kern. The Job Spot is staffed by individuals from BAS (Bakersfield Adult School), BC (Bakersfield Colleges Adult Education and Rural Initiatives) and America’s Job Center of California. The Job Spot was designed as a multifaceted agency to better serve students who have employment barriers and other resource barriers.


Services We Provide

GED & High School Diploma 

GED, High School Diploma, Citizenship Preparation, English Language Classes are all available here at the Job Spot!

Bakersfield College Classes

This site allows BC to collaborate more closely with BAS and align Basic Skills and EMLS/ESL courses to ease the transition from an adult school to a higher education program.

Employment Services

Need to find a job, create or improve your resume? Come see us and meet with our Career Planner today! Check out  Job Fest Kern Counties Facebook Page

Job Fest Kern County

Use our Facility

Host your Job fairs and staff trainings in our state of the art collaboration space and classrooms. 

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What Classes are offered here?

Job Spot Adult School Fall Classes


Independent Study M-TH
Appointment only

ESL Citizenship W

English as a second language T&Th


Bakersfield College Fall 2019 Classes

For the most updated list of courses

List of BC Courses

Digital Arts

Join our Digital Arts program to reinvent yourself, or to be competitive in today’s workforce. Take advantage of this opportunity and join the digital workplace by starting here at the Bakersfield Adult School!

Job Openings

TA Petro Recruitment

TA Petro Recruitment

Wednesday, December 4, 20192:00 pm – 5:00 pmThe Job Spot1501 Panama Lane Bakersfield, CA 93307

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TA Petro Stopping Centers

Bakersfield | Arvin | Lamont | Lebec | Tejon | Kern CountyTA Petro Stopping Centers is having a Hiring Recruitment featuring multiple positions on Friday, November 22, 2019, 12:00 pm[…]

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Travel Center of America Hiring Event

Nov 13th from 1-3pm @ The Job Spot 1501 Panama Lane

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Panda Express Recruitment

Bakersfield | Kern CountyPanda Express will be having a Hiring Recruitment for multiple positions and hiring for all locations in Bakersfield. On-The-Spot Interviews will be held at the Job Spot,[…]

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Job Spot in the News 

KBFX Eyewitness News

Ribbon-cutting held for Bakersfield Adult School’s Job SpotRibbon-cutting held for Bakersfield Adult School’s Job Spot

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23 ABC News

Job Spot opening in Bakersfield, information on local jobs and educational resources



With the opening of the Job Spot, the Kern High School District’s Adult School program took another turn at enhancing its offerings to students.


23 ABC News

Kern Back in Business: Arvin announces bus route to Bakersfield job resource center

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The Job Spot Team

Bakersfield Adult School Administration

Terrence Banks 

Job Spot Coordinator

Bakersfield Adult School Instructor

Nancy Arias

GED, Independent Study and Counseling

Bakersfield Adult School Instructor

Dan Binsfeld

GED and Independent Study

Bakersfield Adult School Instructor

James Hendricks

ESL, Citizenship

Bakersfield Adult School Instructor

Rosa Canchan


Bakersfield Adult School Instructor

Carey Keene

Independent Study

Bakersfield Adult School Campus Supervisor

Latonya Perry


Bakersfield Adult School Staff Secretary 

Joselyn Salazar

Staff Secretary 

BC Administration

Endee Grijalva

Adult Education Program Manager, South Kern

Bakersfield College

Lupe Aguirre

Educational Advisor

Bakersfield College

Thalia Solorio

Data Specialist


Bakersfield College

Jessica Martinez

Support Specialist

Bakersfield College

Samantha Guillory

Academic Liaison