How to Help Your Teenager Find a Job

Youth Employment Program

Monterey County's Youth Employment Program is designed to provide help toward the attainment of a high school education and development of work skills leading to employment. Teamwork and leadership growth alongside educational and employment achievement are goals youth participants are encouraged to apply toward success. Services include mentoring, education, workshop activities and work experience.


The county's Cal-Learn Program provides valuable support to pregnant and parenting teens. Through arranged mentoring support participants are assisted to achieve their high school education and gain valuable work experience and skills.

Silver Star Resource Center

In collaboration with the County of Monterey Probation Department, Health/Behavioral Health and District Attorney, staff from the Office for Employment Training stationed at the Silver Star Resource Center provides specialized employment services to teens and young adults on probation.

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