Choosing a career path can be confusing for today’s youth. This is a Youth Labor Market Blue Print that was made specifically for teens to navigate the labor market. We have highlighted some of the skills and requirements that they will need to find a good job or to begin a career path. The North Shore has a high concentration of stable industries that have historically employed a large number of North Shore residents. Employment in the region tends to have consistent patterns in good and bad economic times making the area a good choice to reside. However, the best employment prospect now have a high level of educational attainment or require several years of apprenticeship training. Teens can use the Youth Labor Market Blue Print to discover the different North Shore industries. The Youth Labor Market Blue Print will help match a youth’s own abilities and aptitude with the career opportunities available throughout the North Shore.
Youth Labor Market Blue Print Poster are available to education providers free of charge. Posters are 18X24 and feature descriptive elements of the Youth Labor Market Blue Print with a QR code that links to the document. Interested parties should contact the WIB office for a free copy of the Youth Labor Market Blue Print Poster.