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WorkReady Summer Programs

Find your WorkReady summer opportunity! Enter your age, zip code, work experience and/or areas of interest to find matching programs and apply online.

Programs Offered

Community College Of Philadelphia

The Pipeline to Advanced Manufacturing Careers Summer Programs are for students attending Ben Franklin, Mastbaum, and West Philadelphia HIgh Schools. 9th and 10th grade students will be able to participate in an Advanced Manufacturing Project-Based Summer Intensive. 11th and 12th grade students will participate in our Power Skills Academy, which includes the completion of the College's Career Readiness Soft Skills Pre-Apprenticeship Program and the National Career Readiness Certification.
Ages:
14-20
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Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator (Either Incentive or Wage depending on program)
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS71 to apply.
As the job industry braces for major change amidst the global pandemic new opportunities arise due to changes in technology, social service needs as well as the ways in which we access and utilize education. This lesson plan focuses on the preparation needed in order for students to set goals, plan, and develop strategies for reaching goals that align with life after high school through the art of Networking with professionals in their field of interest.
Ages:
14-24
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Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS12 to apply.
Ages:
13-18
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This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS13 to apply.

Corinthian Community Center/Jaama Empowerment Program

This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS14 to apply.
The Summer Youth Works Program, in collaboration with Philadelphia Youth Network, employs Philadelphia youth for six weeks during the summer. Summer youth workers are expected to work 20 hours a week for six weeks. Each year students complete a service-learning project around a specific theme. The program is designed to give high school students real work experience while enhancing community involvement and academic achievement. Students also participate in skills development activities, workshops
Ages:
12-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early (Incentive)
Intermediate (Wage)
Innovation Accelerator (Either Incentive or Wage depending on program)
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS15 to apply.

Education Works

Ages:
13-18
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This program has limited capacity left
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code OSTS07 to apply.
The Educators 4 Education WorkReady program will focus on service learning and community engagement. Participants in the program will work at community sites focused on professional development skills such as how to write a resume and cover letter as well as public speaking and time management.
Ages:
17-24
Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
This program has limited capacity left
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS16 to apply.

Equity Solutions Svcs Llc

We are offering a comprehensive program that allows for individuals to seek information and training in basic life skills (saving lives), business and notary public.
Ages:
12-19
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Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator (Either Incentive or Wage depending on program)
This program is available
The goal of FNC's Summer Internship program is to connect young adults, with an internships in their dream career field. Whether you hope to be an entrepreneur, a chef, a nurse or a graphic designer our hope is to connect you with an internship in the field of your dreams. We hope that this program inspires you to follow your dreams and gain critical skills, mentorships and experiences in your chosen career filed that will help take your ambitions from dream to a reality.
Ages:
16-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early (Incentive)
Intermediate (Wage)
Innovation Accelerator (Either Incentive or Wage depending on program)
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS17 to apply.