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2015 Summer Youth Employment and Training Program
(STOCKTON, CA) The San Joaquin County Human Services Agency and San Joaquin County WorkNet are pleased to announce the Summer Youth Employment and Training Program (SYETP) for 2015.
For the past 31 summers, low-income youth in San Joaquin County have participated in the SYETP. This ongoing program has provided thousands of young people in our community with the opportunity to earn a paycheck while learning lifelong skills and providing services to their community. SYETP provides youth with the opportunity to gain meaningful work experience and develop the skills, attitudes, and commitment necessary to succeed in today’s work world.
The SYETP will provide San Joaquin County’s low-income youth between the ages of 14 and 21 with summer employment, introducing them to employers who will positively impact their futures. The SYETP anticipates employing 1,000 high school and college students for up to eight weeks. The program begins in June with a variety of entry-level jobs at governmental agencies, hospitals, schools and non-profit agencies at approximately 600 worksites throughout the County.The SYETP is designed to:
- Emphasize real-world labor expectations
- Increase awareness of services offered by local community-based organizations
- Provide opportunities for career instruction, financial literacy training, academic improvement, and social growth
Young people interested in participating in SYETP can obtain additional information by calling Elena Mangahas at (209) 468-3661
If you are a public or non-profit agency and would wish to become a host site for youth this summer please click here » for a writeable Worksite Agreement.
Please e-mail completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org. A WorkNet staff will contact you following submission of your request.
The EDD's Labor Market Information Division (LMID) regularly reports statewide and local employment and unemployment data, economic development and planning information; industry and occupational characteristics, trends, and wage information; and social and demographic information.
LMID data can be used extensively for:
- Business and financial forecasting.
- Economic development and human resource planning.
- Monitoring labor force, industry, and economic trends.
- Planning and development of training programs.
- Public services program development and administration.
- Career exploration.
- Geographic planning for industry and business expansion
- Local labor market research.
- Wage and compensation administration.
- Occupational skills and qualifications identification.
- Public policy development.
- Strategic and long-term planning.
- Real estate investment evaluation.
For more information, check out www.labormarketinfo.edd.ca.gov »
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