From First Job to Dream Job
Boys & Girls Clubs of King County’s unique approach to workforce readiness prepares youth for success in their first jobs and creates a clear pathway to their chosen career goals.
We offer a series of workshops and targeted support to prepare teens for the workforce. Specific assistance includes college and career planning, financial education, workplace etiquette, networking, and community service.
Build job skills alongside peers at Sounders & Seahawks games. Our partnership with First and Goal Inc. offers meaningful entry-level work experiences where teens are supported by adult mentorship, positive peer and professional networks, and on-the-job training.
Teens build job skills, explore career paths, and develop a network for career opportunities. We help teens secure an internship with one of our local employer partners.
YouthForce University Program Director
The YouthForce University Program Director reports to the YF Executive Director and will oversee and manage YouthForce University for over 300 youth annually. They will work closely with the TeamWork and Career Internship Program Directors to support the delivery of career readiness workshops. Additionally, they will support our Workforce Development Grant. Position open until filled.
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Expert Velocity Internship
Expert Velocity is looking for an intern who can provide administrative support as a member of the Expert Velocity Talent Acquisition team. Perform a wide variety of activities and tasks to maintain an effective candidate experience. Start May 20th until TBD. School Year: 5-6 hours a week. Summer: at least 20 hours/week. $15/hour. Application closes 4.26.19
Teen Employment Conference: Register Today!
The Teen Employment Conference (TEC) is an event put on by YouthForce, the Youth Career Development Program of the Boys & Girls Clubs of King County. We are dedicated to leveling the professional playing field for youth with limited access to college and career readiness resources. TEC is about providing unique learning and career building opportunities for […]
Program Spotlight: YouthForce
YouthForce is Boys & Girls Clubs of King County’s teen employment program, offering a unique approach to workforce readiness by providing teens with employment opportunities and career development workshops while creating rewarding employment solutions for local businesses. YouthForce University Teens kick off the program with a series of workshops targeted to prepare them for […]