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Teens Work

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Hey...why not give the library a try?  Competitive pay, friendly environment and no dorky uniforms!


We are looking for mature, dependable students who can follow directions and be punctual and polite!


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Work Permits

Cash rules everything around us...  Now it's time you got some of your own!The first step (if you're under 18) is to get a work permit



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  • Be What I Want to Be
    From the Maryland Business Roundtable for Education, "a coalition of more than 100 leading employers that have made a long-term commitment to support education reform and improve student achievement in Maryland."



  • Cool Works
    Anything but a cubicle, right?  "Live and work where others only get to visit."  Cool Works is about you finding a seasonal job or career in some of the greatest places on Earth.  Ski resorts, ranches, theme parks, tour companies and more are waiting for you.  Look here for a great summer job!


  • Jobs and Careers 
    Check out these resources to help you connect with them

  • Job Fairs
    A list of Baltimore area job fairs and Internet links to nationwide online information

  • Keirsey Personality Sorter II
    Wondering which career is right for you? Use the Keirsey Personality Sorter II to help highlight your personal strengths and weaknesses, and use the results to point you in the right direction.

  • O*Net Online
    The O*NET database includes information on skills, abilities, knowledge, work activities, and interests associated with occupations. For a detailed list of duties or job description, after you have chosen an occupation, select SNAPSHOT and then OCCUPATION SPECIFIC INFO.

  • Quintessential Careers:  A Career and Job Hunting Resources Guide
    "This site is designed to provide as much information and resources as possible about jobs and careers for every kind of job seeker -- all for free! The goal of this site is providing job-seekers with the best resources on the Web."

  • Reach4It.com
    "Reach4it is a free online service connecting both teens and adults with volunteer online mentors who have an experience or career path to share."

  • Service Learning Hours
    Click here to find out the guidelines for completing all 75 of your service learning hours and to get some ideas for where to volunteer.

  • Summer Jobs
    "Summer Jobs is a database of seasonal and part-time job opportunities. While the primary focus is Summer employment, other jobs may be posted here as well."  It also includes some internships. You can search the database by location or keyword.

  • Youth Services
    From the Baltimore County Department of Employment and Training  Each year BCOET supports several programs in the community that provide employment and training services to targeted low-income, in-school and out-of-school youth, ages 14-18. Specific eligibility requirements and services vary from program to program.



Last revised: May 30, 2014