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Published on: 8/10/2018 4:29 PM
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Intern & Earn
Intern & Earn

County of Santa Clara Intern & Earn

County of Santa Clara Intern & Earn offers year-round youth employment services with a paid summer internship component for eligible participants!

County of Santa Clara Intern & Earn will give participants the opportunity to develop employment readiness skills and connect to job opportunities. County of Santa Clara Intern & Earn will offer workshops through the year-round component known as “Learn & Connect”. Workshops will cover topics such as completing applications, interview techniques, resume development, financial education, and exploring opportunities for post-secondary education. We will also host hiring events and employer recruitments featuring youth-friendly employers. Youth and young adults receiving CalWORKs benefits (ages 16-18), CalFresh benefits (ages 16-21), and current and former foster youth (ages 16-24) are eligible for year-round employment services.

Summer internships are available, and eligible youth will have the opportunity to be placed in six-week paid internships, working up to 30 hours per week and earning $15 per hour. Positions will available across the county, and interns will be placed in a position which aligns with their interests and career goals. Interns will receive support from an Employment Counselor, including guidance and coaching, with regular check ins.

Recruitment and registration for youth employment services is ongoing. Youth can sign up for Learn & Connect Workshops at any time, and get ready for a job or summer internship. Please sign up online or call (408) 878-8488 to get more information and register.
 

Upcoming Events

Central County Office
1879 Senter Rd Door #10
San Jose, CA 95112
8/1
Workshop: Keeping My Job
4PM–5PM
8/2
Workshop: Exploring My Job and Career Choices
4PM–5PM
8/8
Workshop: What Employers Expect from Me
4PM–5PM
8/9
Workshop: Identifying My Skills
4PM–5PM
8/15
Workshop: Making My Application Stand Out
4PM–5PM
8/16
Workshop: Building My Resume
4PM–5PM
8/22
Workshop: Preparing for My Interview
4PM–5PM
8/23
Workshop: Communication on the Job
4PM–5PM
8/29
Workshop: Keeping My Job
4PM–5PM
8/30
Workshop: Exploring My Job and Career Choices
4PM–5PM
South County Office
379 Tomkins Ct.
Gilroy, CA 95020
8/9
Workshop: Building My Resume
4PM–5PM
8/16
Workshop: Preparing for My Interview
4PM–5PM
8/23
Workshop: Communication on the Job
4PM–5PM
8/30
Workshop: Keeping My Job
4PM–5PM
North County Office
1330 W. Middlefield Rd.
Mountain View, CA 94043
8/9
Workshop: Identifying My Skills
4PM–5PM
8/16
Workshop: Building My Resume
4PM–5PM
8/23
Workshop: Communication on the Job
4PM–5PM
8/30
Workshop: Exploring My Job and Career Choices
4PM–5PM

Connect with us

Employment Services Center (CalWORKs/CalFresh): (408) 878-8488
The Hub (Current Foster Youth/Former Foster Youth): (408) 792-1750