Youth Ages
14-24 yrs-old

CCD operates a variety of subsidized youth employment programs for eligible participants between the ages of 14 and 24. These programs offer paid work experience combined with work readiness and personal enrichment training, professional development workshops and financial education.

Eligibility Requirements:
L.A. County Resident
Right to work Documents
Have a work permit, if under 18 (Not needed if school is closed due to Covid-19)

Program Overview


Career assessments and counseling

Paid Workshops

20 work ready workshop

Paid work experience

Up to 100-180 hours of paid work experience in one of our many sites.

Vocational Training

Training in high sector industries

Set your own schedule

Flexible supervisors that work with your schedule

pay day

Every 10th and 25th of the month, until you've completed your hours.

Our Process

Step 1: Application

Complete our online application. An intake specialist will be contacting you soon thereafter, with your eligibility status.

Step 2: Work Readiness Workshop

After enrollment, you will complete a paid 20 hour virtual workshop.

Step 3: Work Experience

Our worksite coordinator will meet with you to discuss your career goals and internship opportunities. 


LA County residents within the ages of 14-24 who have the right to work in the United States.
  • Photo Identification: Ex. School ID, State ID, or Passport
  • Social Security Card
  • Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Residency
  • Library Card
  • Work Permit (Required for minors only)
  • High School Diploma or High School Transcripts (If applicable)
  • Registered for Selective Service (If applicable)
Youth who successfully enroll into our Youth Employment Program, will receive an hourly wage of $15.
Paid work experience will began after a successful enrollment occurs. Participants who are minors will engage in a Paid Personal Enrichment Training for 20 hours, prior to beginning the paid work experience component.
Youth who do not have previous work experience are welcomed to apply. We are here to further introduce and guide youth to the world of work.

Address List

Community Career Development, Inc.

Empowerment Through Employment

Social Networks

Funded by the City and County of Los Angeles WDB in partnership with the Employment Development Department Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. To ensure availability, your request should be received at least 5 business days in advance of the need. City: TTY 213-368-0047, Phone 213-365-9829, Fax 213-365-9839 / County: TTY 310-762-1283, Phone 310-762-1101, Fax 310-762-1129.