Employment & Training

Employment opportunities in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. Training and other resources open to all including high school and college students.

Apprenticeship Day

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$17,000 stipend for young adults - INFO SESSION Wed 4/5 at 6:30pm

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The Chesapeake Bay Trust is currently soliciting applications from young adults 18-25 who are looking for hands-on entry level professional experience and training particularly in the environmental field. 
Not only do the participants work full-time at their selected host site, but they also receive extensive leadership and professional development training throughout the year.
(Register online now!)  Attend INFO SESSION ON:
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 from 6:30pm - 8:00pm
PFCC Offices
9500 Arena Drive, Suite 460
Largo, MD

Summer Program for High School Junior & Senior Males

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If you have or know a young male who is in need of a month long summer program to increase leadership skills. Please check out the COW program at VMI. www.facebook.com/cow4life.org
The deadline is April 30, 2017. The student can apply at www.cow4life.org
The program is FREE and a wonderful experience for minority males from all over the country.  
Although the program is free, donations from community partners are strongly encouraged. No amount is small. 
You can make donation at  https://donatenow.networkforgood.org/COW4life

Student Trainee (Program Support)

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Job Fair Servers, Line Cooks, Host

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Pheast Food Group was created by foodies, for foodies, with the mission to create an incubator dedicated to farm fresh, sustainable and edgy food concepts – be it fast casual, quick service, or full service – and to have a lot of fun doing it! Opening a new Hen Quarter restaurant, a new concept featuring southern cuisine in DC. Job Fair – March 23th – 25th.  10am - 7pm, 750 E St., NW, Washington, DC  www.pheastfg.com

Property Management Job Fair

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Balfour Beatty Communities is one of the largest U.S. residential real estate companies with operations and capabilities focused on the acquisition, management and renovation of multifamily assets.Property Management Job Fair – Glen Haven Apartments Leasing Consultants
2 years’ experience preferred, Tuesday March 28th, 12noon to 7pm
1200 McMahon road, Wheaton, MD  20902
Interviews on site. Bring resumes.  Apply at http://www.balfourbeattycommunities.com/

Security Officers/Event Staff

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Security Officers/Event Staff, Downtown DC and NoVa, All shifts, Free Training. Dress professionally.  Apply M-F 9am-3pm. CES Security 8555 16th Street, Ste 100, Silver Spring, MD  http://cessecurity.com/

Culinary Arts Training

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KBEC Group, Inc. has openings for free Culinary Arts Training for District of Columbia youth ages 16 - 22.  Classes meet Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm at the DC Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services' Achievement Center at 450 H Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20002.  The training is hands-on and student-centered.  The services are funded through a partnership grant under the Progressive Life Center, Inc. (PLC)  and the DYRS Service Colation.  All academic performance levels are served.
The training's outcomes focus on achieving National Certifications in:
*Servsafe Food Safety Manager
*American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute's Kitchen Cook
*American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute's Guest Service Gold Professional and the
*American Chef Federation Certified Junior Culinarian.
Enrollment is happening NOW.  If interested, please contact Ronald Sykes, Program Coordinator, on (240) 244-9463.  Onsite registration is at the Achievement Center from 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm.  Interested applicants only need to present a valid DC ID.
Let's Get Cooking!

Kimberly Hood-Berry Jelks
CEO and Executive Director

DC Summer Youth Program

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College Debt-Free: The Scholarship Database

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You are invited to the following event:
Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:
Sunday, December 11, 2016 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM (EST)
Woodridge Neighborhood Library
1801 Hamlin Street Northeast
Washington, DC 20018