Mayor's Youth Employment Program

 

​​​The MYEP accepts applications from October-January for the upcoming summer. The application period for summer 2017 is now closed.

​​​​News

Career Development Coordinators are in the process of enrolling students interested in the MYEP. The first component of the MYEP, the Career Readiness Training Certification, runs in the fall semester. Please note that this certification is required for a paid internship opportunity.
 
The Mayor’s Youth Employment Program offers a wide array of career exploration opportunities to area youth. All Program participants must be referred by CMS CDCs and complete requirements based on their desired pathway:​​​​

Application Process

​Career Readiness Training Certification Only​

  1. Register with campus CDC

​Job Opportunity

  1. Register with campus CDC
  2. Follow-through with employer-specific hiring requirements


 

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​Job Shadowing

  1. Register with campus CDC


Unpaid Internship Opportunity

  1. Register with campus CDC
  2. Follow-through with employer-specific hiring requirements


Paid Internship Opportunity

  1. Participate in Career Readiness Training Certification
  2. Complete internship application
  3. Participate in interview
  4. Successfully complete drug and background checks
  5. Participate in Charlotte Career Discovery Day (or approved career exploration activity)
  6. Youth should also review their Student Handbook