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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

People For People, Inc.

People for People, Inc. serves as a Provider for the WorkReady Summer 2022 program sponsored by Philadelphia Youth Network. We provide summer work opportunities to youth ages 16 to 19. Participants will work 20 hours per week at a pay rate of $11.00 hourly. Our program begins July 6th and runs through August 12th. Opportunities will be available in varying industries. Please contact Terry King, Program Liaison at tking@peopleforpeople.org for more information.
Ages:
16-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
This program has limited capacity left
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS37 to apply.

Philadelphia Academies

Our program providers internship opportunities in early childhood education having students interning at childcare centers. We also offer internships in the hospitality sector.
Ages:
16-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
This program has limited capacity left

Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation

This program has limited capacity left

Philadelphia Community Empowerment Through Soccer Dba Kensington Soccer Club

The Kensington Soccer Club's Work Ready summer program sends teens several days a week to local summer camps, to teach the campers soccer, and the value of exercise and teamwork. The program goes for 6 weeks, from early July to mid-August; teens commit to 20 hours a week. In addition to coaching, there will be career-readiness and college-readiness activities.
Ages:
14-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
This program is almost at capacity

Philadelphia Energy Authority

This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS40 to apply.
Philadelphia Parks & Recreation hire youth, ages 14-24, to work in a variety of areas. Most youth will work at local neighborhood recreation centers as summer camp counselors (youth should go to the center where they are interested in working and speak with the supervisor to determine if a position is available). Other positions may be available assisting with recreation programming, administrative functions and special programs (art camp, fish hatchery, Jr. park rangers and Dell Music Center)
Ages:
14-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
Vaccine required:
Yes
This program is available

Philadelphia Technician Training Institute

This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS42 to apply.
The Workshop School WorkReady Summer programs are specifically targeted towards current Workshop School students. Our summer programs are an extension and expansion of work that students participate in during the academic year. For this reason, our summer program opportunities are limited to Workshop School students only. We have not yet confirmed the program offerings for summer 2022 and will provide an updated program description in early March.
Ages:
14-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early (Incentive)
Intermediate (Wage)
This program is available

Project Home

Project HOME's Teen & College Access Program is an afterschool program for students in grades 9th-12th. We offer electives including robotics, film & photography, digital music, and college access preparation. During the summer months the Teen & College Access Program hosts a summer internship program and teens are allowed to earn an hourly wage while developing their professional skills. Once a student completes high school they are presented an additional opportunity to a receive scholarship.
Ages:
14-20
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
This program has limited capacity left
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code OSTS13 to apply.

Public Health Management Corporation - Project Lyft

Our program will offer a variety of program
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator (Either Incentive or Wage depending on program)
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS45 to apply.