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Youth Services Available Through The Olympic Consortium Work Source.

Youth Services Available

Job Search Help | Job Hunter Workshops - Interview skills, resume help, job finding
techniques, job listings, etc.

Job Training Tuition – Help for college classes, support services
to help maintain school attendance, on-the job training, and internships.

Job Readiness and Career Assessment Find out your job strengths and weaknesses and learn how to improve your job prospects.

Career Counseling One-on-one meetings with a job finding expert.

Community Resources Help in job search and maintaining a job.


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Our Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Youth Services, also known as "Pathways to Success" is designed to help eligible youth in Kitsap, Jefferson and Clallam Counties, ages 16-21, explore and reach their educational and employment goals.

Our mission is to:

  • Provide the youth of our community with individualized opportunities to acquire the necessary skills to build their futures through education, job training, and career development.
  • Provide Kitsap County employers with committed, responsible, and productive workers.
  • Help youth to choose a career, not just find a job! Job search and resume writing assistance.
  • Guide youth to academic support, tutoring, college admission, financial aid assistance, and training opportunities.
  • Help youth finish high school or obtain an equivalent degree and acquire job skills for entry into the labor market.
  • Assist youth in developing positive work habits. Mentoring and counseling designed to help youth achieve success and exceed employer's expectations!
  • Gain skills and explore careers through paid and unpaid work experience jobs.

To get started:

  • Attend a youth orientation session.
    • For Kitsap County - orientations are held at 3:00 pm every Wednesday (except during holiday weeks) at WorkSource Kitsap, 2nd floor.
    • For Jefferson County - orientations are done on a one-on-one basis; call Katherine
    • For Clallam County - orientations are done on a one-on-one basis; call Stephanie

For questions about eligibility or program details, please call Crystal

Qualified Job Applicants – Referred to business based
on employer needs

Help with Tax Incentives Information about tax incentives for hiring certain employees.

Workforce Planning Assistance with projecting your workforce needs.

Help with Employee Training

Community Connections - Job Fairs