PSW Youth Careers brings employment, internship, and career exploration opportunities to high school students and young adults throughout Metro Southwest.
We collaborate with schools to implement a career curriculum for students in grades 9-12.
We start with Career awareness: (Gr. 9)
- Career Interest Assessments
- Labor Market Studies
- Introduction to Industry Experts
We add Career Exploration: (Gr. 10)
- Employer Site Visits
- Career Mentoring
- Foundational Soft Skills Training
We launch students into Career Immersion: (Gr. 11-12)
- Resumes and Cover letters
- Employer Expectations
- Internships and Jobs
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We work with young adults who may not possess the traditional “credentials,” but offer a wealth of knowledge, experience and initiative.
We prepare them through:
- Career Coaching
- Post-Secondary Education (guidance)
- Job Readiness Training
Young adults are screened and prepared for employment with guidance in:
- The Job Search
- Job Retention and Advancement
The clock doesn’t stop when summer beginsWe place a growing number of students and young adults in summer jobs and internships. These positions are designed to meet the needs of employers from between 25-125 hours and 2-8 weeks.
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