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WorkReady summer 2020 participants

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

New Foundations Charter School

To provide a variety of summer opportunities to youth across grade levels, New Foundations offers both Career Exposure and Work Experience programs to local youth. Career Exposure exposes middle school youth to career awareness activities that will help them make better choices as they move into high school and beyond. Work Experience will serve youth in grades 9-12 who are looking for entry level jobs. This will allow youth to continue to gain important job readiness skills.
Ages:
12-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: C105

New Foundations Charter School

To provide a variety of summer opportunities to youth across grade levels, New Foundations offers both Career Exposure and Work Experience programs to local youth. Career Exposure exposes middle school youth to career awareness activities that will help them make better choices as they move into high school and beyond. Work Experience will serve youth in grades 9-12 who are looking for entry level jobs. This will allow youth to continue to gain important job readiness skills.
Ages:
12-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: S143

Norris Square Neighborhood Project

Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: SL025
Ages:
15-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: IN002

Opportunities Industrialization Center

Philadelphia OIC Workforce Academy will address the needs of 70 selected participants who are seeking a summer hybrid work experience and exposure to various industries on an entry level. Our goal is to have industry experts of multiple fields speak and engage with our students virtually and/or in person to introduce them to new experiences and explore entry level employment within their chosen field of study.
Ages:
16-21
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: CE009

Opportunities Industrialization Center

Zip codes:
Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator
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Referral Code: IA007

Opportunities Industrialization Center

Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: WE011

Pathway Forward

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Referral Code: SL012
The summer work program at PSD is an opportunity for Deaf high school students to have communicatively accessible work experiences. This program is for students who are fluent in American Sign Language. They will participate in one of a variety of groups including: service-learning, restaurant, construction, technology, newsletter, etc. Students will participate in groups that align with their career interests.
Ages:
14-21
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: S402

People For People, Inc.

The People for People, Inc. Work Ready Program will provide employment opportunities to young people ages 16 through 19. The opportunities will be from various industries which will provide hands on experience, a mentor and professional development. These opportunities will provide exposure to industries that may assist participants in deciding on a career path which will provide skills development. All of our opportunities will have an assigned mentor/supervisor for the duration.
Ages:
16-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: WE012