Youth Services

Youth awaiting job interviews

MOED's Youth Services division provides the City's future workforce with the tools they need to succeed in careers in local high-growth industries. The division operates Baltimore City's Youth Summer Jobs Programs, as well as job-training opportunities through Youth Opportunity Baltimore and Youth Partner Programs. Learn more here.

Summer Jobs

Through YouthWorks and Hire One Youth, teens and young adults ages 14-21 receive summer jobs with private, nonprofit, and city and state government employers throughout Baltimore. Participants work in a variety of industries, and gain basic workforce readiness and career-specific skills.

Job Training for Youth

Youth Opportunity

Older teens and young adults ages 18-24 who are out of school and out of work can connect with academic classes, GED prep, job training, and other services through YO Baltimore. At the city’s two YO Centers – one in West Baltimore and one in East Baltimore – young people can build on their skills and strengths to get back on track. 

Future Surveyors Program

The Future Surveyors Program prepares high school seniors for entry-level employment as survey technicians. The program offers: one-on-one mentoring, job shadowing, and a five-week paid internship through YouthWorks. Students also learn about career paths to higher-level and higher-paying jobs in the field. Successful graduates complete the program with real-world job skills, an industry credential, and the opportunity to be hired by MSS employers. 

YH2O: Baltimore City Youth Water Mentoring Program

Participants in this water industry program, ages 18-24, receive basic job readiness training, water industry career exploration, job shadowing experiences, connections with a career coaches, a summer job through YouthWorks, and opportunities to interview for full-time, entry-level positions.

Contact:

Anthony L. Greene, Internship Coordinator

Youth Services Division, MOED

101 W. 24th Street, Baltimore, Md. 21218

410-396-6722

Youth Partner Programs

MOED partners with local organizations that offer proven workforce development programs for young people ages 17-24. These programs focus on education, job skill development and employment. 

For information about ADA accommodations at one of our facilities, please contact MOED facilities at [email protected]