Youth Employment Guide


PA CareerLink® offers young people a wealth of opportunities to get their future started on the right path. Whether you are in school, have finished, or left school; we can help you. PA CareerLink® can guide you into a career, not just a job. Services offered include:

Part-time, full-time and summertime jobs. Need a work permit? 
Directions for a Work Permit Application
Download a Work Permit Application
Download an Attestation Document

Career Planning
Information on careers, schools, and other training opportunities.

Strategic guidance toward targeted occupations.

Resources to assist Counselors and Teachers in Career Development classes: directing students to PA CareerLink®, job search, career exploration and effective use of the PA CareerLink® website.



Scholarships & Financial Aid*Resources to assist in locating funds for college, occupational and soft skills training. 


High School Diploma
Information and guidance on getting your GED or diploma from your area High School.

Other Youth Job Search Engines and Resources
Begin your Career / Job Search with jobgateway. Other great job search sites include: