JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
It may seem difficult to find internships specifically for high school students. We've listed links below for you to search for internships that may interest you. You may also want to contact local places of business, hospitals, retail stores, etc. to see if they offer internships or if you could set one up with them.
Last updated: May 2019
Career Development Workshops
AdventurePlex is an award-winning fitness center In Manhattan Beach for kids and their families where kids play their way to good health! Summer Camp 2019: June 17 - August 30.
STAFF Positions - Paid
Camp Staff - Applicants must be 16 years of age or older and commit to working 40 hours a week, with a weekday availability from 6:45am - 6:00pm.
Adventure Staff - Applicants must be 16 years of age or older and commit to working up to 20 hours a week, with the availability to work weekdays, weekends and evenings as needed.
If you are interested, apply online at bchd.org/current-opportunities
Questions: Contact Human Resources at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 310-374-3426 ext.350
VOLUNTEER Positions-Not Paid
Volunteers must be 14 years of age or older and commit to two shifts per week. Monday - Friday; 10:00am - 1:00pm, or 1:00 - 4:00pm
If you are interested, apply online at: adventureplex.org/volunteerapplication by Monday, June 10.
Questions: Contact Volunteer Services at: email@example.com or call 310-374-3426, ext. 273
MB Mayor's Youth Council: 2019-2020
MB Mayor's Youth Council will soon be recruiting high school students for next year's program, which begins in September and runs through April 2020.
Mayor's Youth Council is an exciting program that brings together high school students and professional leaders to explore leadership, careers, and civic engagement. Selected students will meet monthly and have the opportunity to meet and dialogue with leaders in numerous industries, government, arts and more! The students will also participate in a City-sponsored event. This group of students have also been running the TEDx Salon event at Mira Costa. This program is now entering its 7th year and we have grown the program to 40 students.
We are looking for candidates who are willing to make the time commitment, step outside their comfort zone, participate in our workshops and have fun!
Criteria to Apply:
1. Student must be a resident of Manhattan Beach or attend Mira Costa High School
2. The program is open to students who will enter the 2019-2020 school year this Fall as a Sophomore, Junior and or Senior
3. Students are only allowed to miss one meeting to remain in good standing and are expected to commit to the following dates if accepted: Sep 4th, Oct 2nd, Nov 6th, Dec 4th, Jan 15th, Feb 5th, Mar 4th, and April 15th.
4. There is a $150 registration fee which helps cover dinner and supplies for each workshop.
On April 8th, 2019 at 6:00am, applications will be available on the website http://mb-myc.com/ and will remain open until 100 applications are received
MBUSD Medical Advisory Board - Student Members Needed!
MBUSD Medical Advisory Board Hist
-The Manhattan Beach Unified School District Medical Advisory Board is a unique committee of South Bay medical professionals who work together to promote mutual respect and interaction between the Manhattan Beach Unified School District and the health care community.
-This committee is comprised of approximately thirty physicians and other health service professionals who represent a broad range of specialties.
Youth Medical Advisory Board members will:
MBUSD Students currently in Grades 10th and 11th are eligible to apply. To obtain an application please see your guidance counselor
Medical Advisory Board meetings will be held at the Manhattan Beach Unified School District Office located at 325 S. Peck Ave, Manhattan Beach from 7:00pm-9:00pm three times a year.
This is a great job/internship search resource for young adults 14-24 years old. Summer opportunities are available.
Contact Job Coordinator, Yesenia Tercero at (310)-680-3830 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Website with more info: www.southbayyouth.org
Summer High School Externship Program
Are you interested in exploring a career field? EXPLORE matches advanced and gifted high school students with distinguished mentors, hands-on research opportunities, and professional experience in their field of interest. Eligibility Requirements: Must be rising 10th, 11th, or 12th graders, be under the age of 18 for the duration of the program, highly motivated, advanced learners, interested in pursuing an advanced topic through an in-depth course of study. For more information to to: EXPLORE@EDUCATIONALADVANCEMENT.ORG, www.educationaladvancement.org or call 626-403-8900.
Internship/Job Search Sites:
Zip Recruiter: https://www.ziprecruiter.com/Jobs/Internships