Youth Employment Service (YES) is looking for volunteers!
YES! I am interested in volunteering for YES!
Youth Employment Service (YES) helps young adults ages 16-24 build employment skills for future success. The YES program is a platform for young adults that builds success not only in seeking employment for first-time jobs, but also for future careers.
The YES program we offer to young adults is offered at ZERO COST thanks to volunteers who help run the program.
How to get involved!
- TEACH A WORKSHOP
- INTERVIEW & MENTOR A YOUTH
- HELP A YOUTH BUILD THEIR RESUME
- ARE YOU AN EMPLOYER? Learn about posting on the YES job board!
More about the YES program offered at NO COST to young adults:
- Employment Skills Workshop -
This 2-hour workshop teaches basic employment-building skills that help our youth expedite their pathways to success. YOU have the opportunity to be trained to teach this workshop and have an impact today! Workshops are held every other Tuesday from 4:00-6:00pm.
- Mock Interviews -
Help youth practice essential one-on-one interviewing skills that could make or break a chance at a job opportunity! Each Mock Interview is split into appointments of 45 minutes each and will be held every Wednesday and Thursday.
Optional Components to YES Program:
- Resume Consulting -
Resume Consultants personally assist and mentor youth one-on-one to improve upon resume building and development. Resume Consulting is held at the YES office by appointment. Ask about becoming a Resume volunteer today!
- Finance Workshop -
2-hour finance workshops taught by Wells Fargo and Hyundai Capital help young adults learn about the importance of budgeting and credit. If you have experience in finance, please inquire about this opportunity!
- "Be the Best Employee" Workshop
This brand-new workshop teaches effective communication skills, personal branding, and how to manage difficult situations at work. Similarly to the Employment Skills Workshop, "Be the Best Employee" Facilitators will receive a curriculum and training to teach this 2-hour workshop. Dates and times TBA.
Once the YES candidates have completed the YES program, they obtain access to our job board where the YES staff connects youth with local employers.
- Must be at least 18 years old
- Seeking college graduates, professionals, and retirees looking to share their knowlege of HR, interviewing, or building employment skills
For more information, please reach out to the YES AmeriCorps Fellow for Volunteer Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or (949)642-0474.
Youth Employment Service
114 E 19th St
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
- Teaching / Instruction
- People Skills
- Human Resources Training & Development
- Business Development & Sales Management
- Career Counseling / Coaching
- Professional Development
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training