Get paid $13.50 an hour for 8–10 weeks of on-the-job training. Transitional Age Youth (TAY) Works introduces young adults to the world of work, builds confidence and develops job-readiness skills. Stipends and incentives may also be available to participants.

San Diego Youth Services (SDYS) TAY Works program also offers young people the opportunity to take classes through UC San Diego Extension. You will select from four programs aligned with industry needs:

  • Business management
  • iOS programming
  • Front-end web development
  • Broadcast journalism

Who It's For

  • Ages 16–24
  • Experiencing homelessness or housing insecurity
  • Not in school
  • Unemployed or underemployed

This program offers help:

  • Deciding what career is right for me
  • With starting school or a certificate program
  • Finding a temporary job or internship
  • Finding a long-term job

How to Apply

To learn more and apply, fill out SDYS’ contact form and mention WIOA youth services.