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Thousands of part-time and hourly jobs across the country for teens and high school students.


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Earn money to pay for college, graduate school, or to pay back your college debt.

U.S. Department of Labor Apprenticeships

Ages 16 & up. Paid apprenticeships and education.


A job search engine that maps the huge selection of job offerings available on the internet in one extensive database. Search by location for local jobs.

A free web-based job board with access to thousands of job opportunities across hundreds of federal agencies and organizations. Includes federal internships for high school and college students.

EDD Services for Youth

Information on numerous training programs, work experience, leadership development and occupational skills building available to youth 14-24. From the State of California's Employment Development Department.

Hire Teen

Information for teens about companies that can hire teenagers by category, age, and state. offers free online tutoring, homework help, and test preparation for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade, as well as for college students and adult learners. The site includes job searching support, such as help writing a cover letter, applying for a job online, and resume writing. Live one-on-one assistance is available everyday from 12pm (noon) until 12am (midnight). Live Spanish-speaking support is also available for math, science, and social studies subjects.  

Around the Bay
East Oakland Youth Development Center

Job readiness & placement.

8200 International Blvd., Oakland, (510) 569-8088,

Treasure Island Job Corps

Ages 16-24. Paid academic & job training. 800 733-JOBS / 800 733-5627

Berkeley Youth Alternatives

BYA administers multiple employment readiness strategies for young adults ages 16-24 who are residents of Alameda County.

1255 Allston Way, Berkeley, (510-845-9010

JUMA Ventures

Youth are employed for one season (6 months approximately) and earn on average $2,000. They learn how to manage their money and develop important skills like responsibility, customer service, and how to communicate in the workplace.  

For 16-24 year olds. Special consideration to youth who have experienced homelessness or temporary housing, have been involved in the foster care system, or have a juvenile or criminal justice history.

131 Steuart Street, Suite 201, San Francisco, 415.371.0727

Scotlan Youth and Family Center

Oakland Youth First Program. 

1145 10th St, Oakland, 510-832-2088

Alameda County Health Pipeline Partnership

Health-focused youth programs that provide a supportive network for youth under-represented in health careers. Applly online.

 (510) 618-2032

East Bay Regional Park District

Paid internships and job opportunities for youth.

Various locations. (510) 544-2154

Year Up Bay Area

Hands-on training, real-world corporate access, a six-month internship, and support while earning a stipend.  18- 26 year olds with a GED or high school diploma. 

80 Sutter St., San Francisco  (415) 512-7588

Kaiser Permanente Launch Program

Paid 8-week internships in health care environments for youth age 16-19. || 510-987-3297

OUSD College and Career Readiness

Here, you will find information on high school graduation requirements, how to get ready for college and the workplace, and other resources to help you smoothly transition to life after high school. 

High School Office
1000 Broadway, Suite 440
Oakland, CA 94607
phone: (510) 879-8133

Spanish Speaking Citizens Foundation - Highway to Work

Job counseling and support for Alameda County youth age 14-19 who are in foster care, on probation or receiving Cal Works.

1470 Fruitvale Avenue, (510) 261-7839.

The Unity Council

8-12 week paid internships for Oakland youth age 14-20..

1900 Fruitvale Ave, Suite 2A, (510) 535-6900

Youth Uprising

Career and education support, job readiness, and placement.

8711 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, (510) 777-9909.

Lao Family Community Development

Year-round employment programs, financial education, and family support.

(510) 533-8850

Youth Employment Partnership

Afterschool and summer jobs for youth, job training,  leadership development, communication skills, financial literacy, and conflict resolution training.

2300 International Blvd. Oakland, (510) 533-3447

OHA Family and Community Partnerships

The FCP department can provide support with resume and cover letter writing, completing job applications, interview clothing, construction training, job tools & licenses, budgeting & financial literacy, continuing education and more!

935 Union St. (West Oakland office)
1325 65th Ave. (East Oakland office) (510) 587-5115



Civicorps helps the East Bay’s highest risk young adults, age 18-26, embark on family sustaining careers. Help getting a high school diploma, job skills/placement and college/career readiness.

101 Myrtle St., (510) 992-7800

Oakland Has Jobs

Check here to find up to date help wanted signs all over Oakland. If you see a help wanted sign, take a picture and send it to or send a direct message to us on Instagram or post and hashtag #oaklandhasjobs.

City of Oakland Services for Youth Job Seekers

For Oakland residents between the ages of 16 and 24. Job readiness and summer jobs. 

Phat Beets Fresh Fellows

Eight week course in the spring, summer and fall integrating exercise, gardening activities, cooking, nutrition, and food justice workshops.