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Youth

SERVICES

 

  • Tutoring and instruction towards high school completion
  • Occupational skills training towards postsecondary credentials
  • Paid and unpaid work experiences:
   Summer and year-round employment
On-the-job training
Pre-apprenticeship
   Internships
  • Exposure to in-demand industries
  • Career exploration
  • Leadership development
  • Supportive services
  • Adult mentoring

ELIGIBILITY

 

OUT-OF-SCHOOL YOUTH

  • Age 16 to 24 and not attending school
  • Eligibility based on multiple factors, contact a youth service provider

 

 

IN-SCHOOL YOUTH

  • Age 16 to 21 and attending school 
  • Eligibility based on multiple factors, contact a youth service provider

HOW TO ACCESS SERVICES

Upcoming Hiring Events

Oct
17
Tue
10:00 am On-Site Recruitment: Comcast @ Contra Costa - Concord AJCC
On-Site Recruitment: Comcast @ Contra Costa - Concord AJCC
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
On-Site Recruitment: Comcast @ Contra Costa - Concord AJCC
COMCAST When: Tuesday, October 17 at 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Hiring: Residential Technicians Benefits: $19.75 hr. Minimum Hiring Standards: High School Diploma or equivalent At least 18 years old, CA Driver’s License, satisfactory driving …

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Oct
18
Wed
10:30 am AC Transit Onsite Recruitment an... @ Alameda - Berkeley Adult School AJCC
AC Transit Onsite Recruitment an... @ Alameda - Berkeley Adult School AJCC
Oct 18 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
AC Transit Onsite Recruitment and Informational Event @ Alameda - Berkeley Adult School AJCC
DESCRIPTION Recruitment and Informational Event on in demand Construction union based opportunities and projects within Alameda County and City of Oakland, additional job search and employment support, vocational training options, and more will be available. …

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Oct
19
Thu
9:30 am On-Site Recruitment: Select Staf... @ Contra Costa - San Pablo AJCC
On-Site Recruitment: Select Staf... @ Contra Costa - San Pablo AJCC
Oct 19 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
On-Site Recruitment: Select Staffing @ Contra Costa - San Pablo AJCC
SELECT STAFFING When: Thursday, October 12 at 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM             Thursday, October 19 at 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM Hiring: Forklift Operators, Heavy Lifting/Warehouse Lumpers, Bi-Lingual Call Center Rep, and Inventory – …

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10:00 am On-Site Recruitment: Safeway @ Contra Costa - Concord AJCC
On-Site Recruitment: Safeway @ Contra Costa - Concord AJCC
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
On-Site Recruitment: Safeway @ Contra Costa - Concord AJCC
SAFEWAY When: Thursday, October 19 at 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Hiring: Regular or Part Time in Alamo, San Ramon/Livermore locations – Bakery Clerks/Bakers/Cake Decorators, Courtesy Clerks Benefits:  Competitive wages, paid benefits (based on contract), …

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Oct
26
Thu
11:00 am On-Site Recruitment: H&R Block @ Contra Costa - Brentwood AJCC
On-Site Recruitment: H&R Block @ Contra Costa - Brentwood AJCC
Oct 26 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
On-Site Recruitment: H&R Block @ Contra Costa - Brentwood AJCC
H&R BLOCK When: Thursday, October 26 at 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM Hiring: Experienced and non-experienced Tax Preparer, Receptionist, Tax Advisors, Office Managers

Earn & Learn East Bay

Interested in a summer job, paid internship, apprenticeship or other opportunities to learn about industries and their job types in a workplace setting?

Discover East Bay Earn and Learn, an exciting new initiative placing in- and out-of-school youth into meaningful workplace experiences with employers throughout the East Bay region. Contact a youth service provider to find out how to participate.


Youth Success Stories

  • Anthony Maldonado

    From drop-out to high school completion to becoming a computer engineer

  • Cassandra

    Once with no direction and no work experience, Cassandra now has not just a job, but a career. Reaching out to EASTBAY Works made all the difference for this dental assistant.

  • Cesar

    Cesar had dreams of becoming a barber and owning his own barbershop.

  • DaeSean McNeal, 20

    “Being a part of Youth Radio and their Pathways Program has helped me get back on track and focus on my goals.”

  • David

    David was a drop-out with a record when he came to EASTBAY Works. Now he’s a combat engineer in the National Guard.

  • Debbie Abiola, 21

    I’ve been able to gain full confidence in myself and understand the need for team work

  • Dominik Vaughan, 21

    “My experience was the best ever”

  • Jaileel

    I’m so lucky I got to participate in the Earn and Learn program. The experience definitely helped prepare me to get a job. I hope it continues so that other kids can learn like I did and have opportunity.

  • Jesse

    From drop-out to construction apprentice in a union job.

  • Noel Anaya, 20

    A great experience because I was able to use hands on state of the art equipment.

  • Varun

    Newcomer to country finds work fast with help from EASTBAY Works.