Youth Transition to Work Program

Youth Transition to Work Program

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Youth Transition to Work Program (YTTW)

Pre-Child Development Specialist

Explore these career paths in Early Childhood Education

  • Teacher Assistant
  • Group Teacher
  • Family Worker

The Pre-CDS program present a unique opportunity for high school students to investigate job opportunities in Early Childhood Education. Participants receive job shadowing experiences and workforce-readiness training during the school year. Most importantly students are engaged in hands-on learning that leads to a viable career as they prepare to enter the workforce.


  • Free Transportation
  • CPR Training
  • Mind in the Making Certification
  • Resume Writing
  • One-Stop Career Center Registration


  • Complete Application
  • Ask your Guidance Counselor for a Recommendation Letter
  • Ask a Teacher for a Recommendation Letter
  • Request a copy of your High School Transcript
  • Submit completed Application

We will contact you to set up an interview with you and a parent/guardian. After all applicants have been interviewed, you will be notified about your acceptance in the program.