YOUTH JOB CONNECTION
Goodwill’s Youth Job Connection is a service dedicated to providing job skill development and job search resources for Charlotte youth ages 14-21.
The Youth Job Connection serves both youth and employers in the community. Youth who participate in the program can access free job training and placement assistance, including resume writing, customer service and interview skills. The program also provides a one-stop shop for area employers to access a job-ready, pre-screened pool of young adults eager to work.
The GoodGuides Youth Mentoring Program matches committed, caring and supportive adults with youth ages 12-17 to empower them to make positive choices and enable them to maximize their current and future potential.
Youth that want to learn about career paths, leadership skills and how to take charge of their future will be matched with a GoodGuides mentor who will listen, support and help you achieve your dreams.
WIA YOUTH PROGRAM
The WIA Youth Program provides youth ages 16-21 with training and guidance that will help prepare them for successful employment in a competitive workforce. Program services are tailored to meet the specific needs of each individual and may include: tutoring, GED preparation, paid and unpaid work experience, occupational skills training, leadership development opportunities, adult mentoring and supportive services such as transportation and childcare assistance.