On occasion, the Counseling Center is made aware of job opportunities that may be of interest to our students. Click on any of the links below to read more details about that particular job. Please check the list below frequently, as new positions are added as they are received.
American Pool, the largest pool management company on the East Coast, is looking for lifeguards for their summer season. American provides discounted training, flexible hours, and has positions to fill at over 200 pools in Maryland. If you know how to swim they have a job for you! For information contact American Pools at 877-705-7665.
The AEOP Science and Engineering Apprentice Program (SEAP) is open and accepting applications for the summer of 2015. The AEOP SEAP program is an eight-week summer program in which students 14 years and older learn about the STEM fields through work assignments at Army research facilities. SEAP students receive at least a $2,000 stipend. For information or to apply visit the SEAP website at http://usaeop.com/programs/apprenticeships/seap
The Clinton Gymnastics Academy, located at 7201 Old Alexandria Ferry Road, is looking for several students interested in teaching gymnastics, dance, and karate classes and to help with leading birthday parties. Successful applicants will have a positive attitude, customer service skills, organizational skills, and the ability to sing and be silly as needed. The positions will be part time and hours may vary depending on the classes taught. The salary range is $8-$12 based on experience, but no experience is required to apply. For more information contact Fletcher White at 301-877-5122.
Continental Pools is looking for lifeguards to work at pools in the DMV this summer. The company offers full and part-time positions for the swim season, which runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Employees receive initial lifeguard training and certification, as well as ongoing training. For information visit www.continentalpools.com or call 1-800-640-0062.
The Mayor Marion S. Barry Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is a locally funded initiative sponsored by the Department of Employment Services (DOES) that provides District youth ages 14 to 21 with enriching and constructive summer work experiences through subsidized placements in the private and government sectors. For information visit summer.dc.gov and summerjobs.dc.gov.
The Maryland Department of Budget and Management operates an on-line employment center with a searchable database of job listings. The listing includes a variety of summer positions, including internships for students. For information and to search for jobs visit their website at http://www.jobaps.com/MD.
Want to make some extra spending money? Looking to get some real life experience in a field of interest? There are often job opportunities in and around Prince George's County for young people. For more information visit the M-NCPP website at www.pgxtremeteens.com/For_Your_Future_Jobs
The Prince George's County Youth@Work/Summer Youth Enrichment Program (SYEP) provides an opportunity for young people across the County to participate in career development, life-skills training and summer employment opportunities. Visit their website at www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/sites/summeryouth for more information.
Youth, parents and community members are encouraged to attend this question and answer session to hear from Prince George's County officials about the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP). This job training workshop provides youth, ages 15-19, opportunities to practice workplace excellence and explore career interests. The event will be held on Saturday, January 21 at 10:00 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Glenarden. For information call 301-546-1580, visit www.pgcc.edu/go/youthatwork, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.