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WorkReady Summer Programs

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Programs Offered

Temple University Of The Commonwealth System Of Higher Education

Vaccine required:
Yes
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS52 to apply.

Temple University, University Community Collaborative (Uccp)

We seek to build the individual and collective power of youth to make positive change in their communities. Through project based learning students work in collaboration on small teams to alter the landscape of local media, by highlighting the missing perspectives, contributions and concerns of young people. Through our after-school and summer programs, youth produce short films, journalistic segments , episodes, and other creative expressions of art that reflect YOUR ideas, story, and vision.
Ages:
14-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early (Incentive)
Intermediate (Wage)
Vaccine required:
Yes
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code OSTS18 to apply.

Temple University- The Information Technology And Society Research Group (Itsrg)

The goal of the program at the Office of the Vice President, Information Technology and Social Research Group (ITSRG) at Temple is to provide workforce educational opportunities for students utilizing digital media, communications, information technology, and content creation which focus on community efforts. This is an interactive experience for students to explore and identify the multiple ways technology can enhance their own communities within the city.
Ages:
14-18
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 WRS53 to apply.
Equity Works is an incentive-based project that will explore the history of racism and empower youth of color through creative expression and launching a start-up to work for racial equity in Kensington. High school students will create and present a show featuring music, art, photography, film, and spoken word, or develop and launch an online store for social justice. Workshops on plant propagation, music production, marketing, social media, event planning, budgeting, and change-making.
Work experience:
Early (Incentive)
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS81 to apply.

The Niche Clinic

Teenagers and young adults below the age of 24 who enroll in the Start-Up Summer School will have access to the Summer Niche Jobs experience. These individuals will receiving a paying internships at one of our 15 partnering small businesses or across our 30 partnering nonprofit activity sites. Across the 45 activity sites, youth will give back to the community, earn some money, and receive a hands-on approach to financial literacy by budgeting, saving and investing with their actual paychecks.
Ages:
15-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS78 to apply.

The School District Of Philadelphia - Start Up Edu

Startup EDU is a four week program in which students gain an entrepreneurial mindset. Students will gain the skills needed to start a business by learning the integral skills needed when becoming an entrepreneur. Students will learn concepts such as presentation skills, targeting a market, finances and budgeting and much more! Students that successfully complete this program will receive a stipend.
Ages:
15-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator (Either Incentive or Wage depending on program)
Vaccine required:
No
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS54 to apply.
Our award-winning programs offer excellent free arts education and paid creative opportunities to youth ages 9-19. Taught by top working artists, our programs challenge young people to focus their passions and explore their capabilities. Interns can choose from a variety of creative jobs - music production vocal music production fashion design philly earth / urban farm graphic + web design photography clay studio + ceramics
Ages:
13-19
Work experience:
Early (Incentive)
Vaccine required:
No
This program is almost at capacity
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS56 to apply.
TOCFWH Workforce Readiness Program uses an workforce readiness approach to education for youth grades 9th-10th, Providing technical education training in Electrical, Customer Sales and Services, and Information Technology; Community/Civic Engagement Philly On The Come Up, Career workforce development and exploration, oGuest Speakers, oThe core Drug and Alcohol Prevention Social Emotional Learning (DAPSEL) program provides opportunities to build teamwork, resilience and mindfulness
Ages:
14-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator (Either Incentive or Wage depending on program)
Vaccine required:
No
This program is almost at capacity
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS57 to apply.
UAC’s Summer Youth Employment Program provides paid summer job opportunities and valuable work experience to youth ages 14-18 through the WorkReady program. This six-week program provides career exposure, on-the-job mentoring and professional development. UAC’s youth participants have the opportunity to explore a range of career tracks, including Finance, Banking and Investing, Science and Technology, Civics and Social Justice, Entrepreneurship and Business, and the Creative and Expressive Arts
Ages:
14-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS59 to apply.
The WesGold Fellows program, of VestedIn (formerly WPFSI), is an 8-week paid internship for high school youth focused on personal and professional development, through financial literacy, real estate, and entrepreneurship. Our Fellows benefit from an experiential learning curriculum that allows them to put their education into action. Each week is dedicated to workshops, field trips, and training. Every Fellow is eligible for a savings match from VestedIn of up to $2,000!
Ages:
14-21
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator (Either Incentive or Wage depending on program)
Vaccine required:
Yes
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS61 to apply.