Careers: Job Hunting
These sites have information about how to apply for a job. There are tips on how to find a job and fill out an application. Includes sample interview questions, videos of people talking about their careers, and a list of job openings. There is a link to an eThemes Resource on career exploration.
Hidden Job Market for Teens
This page lists places where teens can look for jobs and a few tips on how to make a good impression when looking for a job.
Job Hunting Tips for Teens
This printable two-page PDF file contains tips for the entire job hunting process, including how to create a resume, fill out an application, and what to bring to an interview.
Where to Look for Jobs
This site offers tips on where you can find job openings and how to create a resume and cover letter. Read tips on how to prepare for a job interview. NOTE: This site leads to social networking sites.
Helpful Hints for Applicants
This is a list of tips for what to include on a resume and cover letter and how to prepare for a job interview. Includes some sample interview questions.
Chicago Public Library: For Teens: How Do I Write a Resume?
This site includes tips for writing resumes and a list of recommended websites and books.
Job Interview Strategies for Teens
This article contains tips and advice to help you prepare for a job interview. NOTE: This site includes banner and other types of ads.
This site has information about Federal and State labor laws concerning young people and resources for parents, educators, employers, and teens.
This site from the federal government contains career information for young people, information about labor laws, job safety, and more.
Youth At Work
This website is about young workers' rights and responsibilities as employees. Learn about employment discrimination, how to protect yourself, and how to file a complaint.
eThemes Resource: Career Exploration
This site contains information about careers. Students can explore different positions in fields such as medicine, military, architecture, and television. Learn about different jobs, the required skills, training, potential pay, and working conditions. Includes information about making a career plan. An eMINTS WebQuest on careers is linked.