Jobs/Apprenticeships

Watts Labor Community Action Committee (WLCAC)

Category

WLCAC has established a seamless, no-fail, job training, job placement, and post-employment training system for youth, adults, seniors, veterans, and dislocated workers as defined by the federal Workforce Investment Act. The Youth Services System prepares South Central and surrounding community residents for the labor force by providing job readiness, tutoring, GED assistance, post-secondary preparation, paid work experience, on-the-job-training, customized training, leadership development, case management, job advancement, and supportive services.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 6: South
10950 S. Central Ave., Watts, CA
90059

South LA Center

Category

LA Conservation Corps provides at-risk young adults and school-aged youth with opportunities for success through job skills training, education and work experience with an emphasis on conservation and service projects that benefit the community.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 6: South
2824 S. Main St., Los Angeles, CA
90007

East LA Center

Category

LA Conservation Corps provides at-risk young adults and school-aged youth with opportunities for success through job skills training, education and work experience with an emphasis on conservation and service projects that benefit the community.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 4: Metro LA
1020 S. Fickett St., Los Angeles, CA
90023

Vernon-Central Workforce Development Network

Category

This program gives young people a chance to earn a high school diploma, get training from CRCD Enterprises, and earn a credential in the field of construction. Youth also learn leadership skills, and give back to the community through service projects such as neighborhood beautification. CRCD provides coaching, advocacy, support services such as bus tokens, career placement assistance, & follow-up services.We can also help you find a job, whether it’s part-time while going to school, full-time, or a summer job.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 6: South
1006 E. 28th St., Los Angeles, CA
90011

Central Los Angeles AYE Main Office

Category

AYE programs provide a comprehensive range of employment services for at-risk youth, including: classroom training; paid internships; mentoring; workforce preparation; support services; job placement; occupational training; career planning; work-based learning.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 4: Metro LA
3250 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1010, Los Angeles, CA
90010

South Los Angeles Southeast L.A. WorkSource Center

Category

AYE programs provide a comprehensive range of employment services for at-risk youth, including: classroom training; paid internships; mentoring; workforce preparation; support services; job placement; occupational training; career planning; work-based learning.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 6: South
3965 S. Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA
90037

Youth Policy Institute (YPI)

Category

We provide youth between the ages of 14 and 21 with subsidized summer employment opportunities, mentorship, workplace readiness training and financial literacy with access to matched savings accounts.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 4: Metro LA
634 S. Spring St., 10th Floor, Los Angeles, CA
90014

Para Los Ninos

Category

We provide seamless, integrated and comprehensive academic, workforce and post-secondary education preparation and training, including paid and unpaid work experience, basic skills training, computer literacy, mentoring, career counseling, job placement, case management, and other activities. Para Los Niños also provides paid work experience to hundreds of youth every year. Our goal is to place young people on the path to living wage jobs with career ladders.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 4: Metro LA
500 Lucas Ave., Los Angeles, CA
90031

Earn and Learn

Category

We are working with other county departments, cities, local workforce development boards, non-profit organizations and businesses throughout the county to put young adults to work, provide first time work experience and help them develop to be our future workforce. For those eligible, participation may continue through our Los Angeles County Youth Jobs Programs, the only year-round youth program in the nation. Gain valuable life skills that will help develop long term employment opportunities.

Service Planning Area:
ALL
3175 W. 6th St., Los Angeles, CA
90020