Mayor's Youth Employment Program


The MYEP application and interview deadline for students is February 1, 2021. CMS students should see their CDC for more information. If a student does not attend a CMS school, please call us at 704-336-5577.

MYEP Application Process

  • Complete a Job & Career Readiness Training
    • please see specific dates and information on this page.
  • Students who complete the Job & Career Readiness Training will be emailed all application and interview information.
  • The online application and interview deadline for all youth is February 1, 2021.

Information will be provided to eligible youth in the Spring for the drug and background screening.

MYEP Job & Career Readiness Training Process

Job & Career Training Information for Each CMS School:

*Students who attend a school with a specific training date below must register using the link below:

Please see the schedule to ensure that you are available for the date that your school will be training. To be eligible to attend, CMS students must be 16 on or before April 15, 2021.

School Date
West Meck11/2/2020
Harding 11/2/2020
Rocky River11/4/2020
Cochrane Collegiate Academy11/6/2020
Performance Learning Center11/6/2020
Myers Park11/10/2020
North Meck 11/10/2020
Ardrey Kell11/12/2020
Turning Point11/16/2020
West Charlotte11/30/2020
Virtual High School11/30/2020
Mallard Creek12/2/2020
CPCC 12/4/2020
South Meck12/4/2020
East Meck12/7/2020
Butler 12/7/2020
Phillip O. Berry12/9/2020


Community Training Information:

The Job & Career Readiness Training is also offered on three Saturdays to the larger community: non-CMS students and CMS students who could not attend their school's training date.

To attend a Community Job & Career Readiness Training, students must:

Community Training Date 1: November 7th 2020WebEx

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday September 30th

Community Training Date 2: November 14th 2020WebEx

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday September 30th

Community Training Date 3: December 12th 2020WebEx

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday September 30th