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Work Permits, Jobs, & Careers

Work Permits, Jobs, & Careers

Summer work permits expired 9/1/2016. Please make sure to renew your permit if you will continue working after this date. Come by to the College & Career Center for a new form.
All Students who want to work while in high school must have a Work Permit. From the age of 14, students may begin working limited hours during their high school career. Work Permits may be picked up in the College & Career Center or downloaded from the link below. Students must maintain a minimum of a 2.0 GPA and good attendance.

Work Permit Process:

1) Find a job.

2) Pick up a work permit and fill it out.

3) Turn it in to the College and Career Center.

4) Pick it up 2 working days later.

5) Turn it in to your employer.

6) Maintain 2.0 GPA and good attendance to keep your permit active.

Job Search

As of now the following places are hiring:


Jeaninnes Restaurant & Bakery in SB -  Looking for office project assistant. Flexible schedule for students. Pay depending on experience anywhere between $10.50-$12/hour. Contact Betsy Johnson (310)889-4011.


Social Sampling is Hiring in SB - apply online at Promote products in your local retailers, such as Lazy Acres, Smart & Final etc. 4 - Hr $85. You choose when, where and how often you work. Contact Giovanni Flores at with any questions.


City of Santa Barbara- Youth programs. Contact Ricardo Venegas at (805) 897-2547 or email



Neighbors Helping Neighbors - Responsible and mature personal assistants needed to work with people with developmental disabilities. Contact Mike Daly (805) 692-2808


Youth Drought Project - Landscaping work to save water. Call/email/text Brad Smith: (805) 705-5844 




Go to to search for more work opportunities in the area (i.e type Santa Barbara in "where" to refine your search)  

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