Employer Resources

Hire KC is a digital learning and youth employment hub designed to connect young people to the region’s internships, jobs and civic or service experiences that will shape their future pursuits and advance KC’s workforce with creative and effective youth employment initiatives.

Hire KC offers membership to practitioners, universities, donors, and area employers — so that we can build a connected community in responding to the region’s youth unemployment and talent development crisis.

Member organizations can access our resource hub *coming soon*

  • What makes a great intern
  • Teacher Externships
  • 1 and 2-week sprint internships
  • Most innovative and effective programs – best practices, tips and examples
  • Case studies and research
  • How to recruit staff to work with interns
  • Effective communications with youth, managers and stakeholders
  • Sample Intern job titles, descriptions and other suggested activities
  • Helpful guides for supervisors connecting with youth effectively through goal setting, feedback, and 21st-century skill application
  • Workday management guidelines and frequently asked questions, i.e. what should one do if/when… there is a non-emergency, social media use, unexcused absence, etc.
  • HR with youth and outsourcing HR options

Are you ready to connect a young person to his/her first break, a future mentor, or the ability to launch a potential career pathway?

Become a member today!

>>Help us prepare the next generation – your future workforce – with 21st century skills needed for the jobs of tomorrow.
<< Help us reach and connect 31,000 disconnected youth ages 16-24 in the Kansas City area who are not working and not in school.