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WorkReady Summer Programs

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Programs Offered

Temple University’s Center for Community Partnerships provides engaging entry-level, intermediate work experiences, with exposure to professional careers, and interaction with trained adult supervisors. Youth are placed at worksites where they learn while contributing meaningfully to the community worksites. The program includes placement in a professional work environment; pre-employment training; engagement in on-going learning and opportunities for reflection.
Ages:
14-24
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: S324

Temple University Community College Collaborative

At the Collab summer institute students will experience Temple University’s campus while learning from college students about issues of race, class, gender, consent and more. We use various mediums to tell our stories, such as film poetry, podcasting, and much more. If you’ve got an opinion, we want to hear it. And if you just want to learn more, we want to give you the tools to do that!
Ages:
14-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: SL033
Experience in Education where students work in Early Childcare Education Centers. Hospitality internships where students work in the travel and tourism industry. Construction trades where students work in electrical, plumbing, welding and/or carpentry.
Ages:
15-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: S175
Students will engage in Nutrition/Cooking as well as Garden Projects. They will facilitate cooking and gardening lessons to their community.
Ages:
14-21
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
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Referral Code: S228
The Summer Internship Model is designed for youth with prior work or leadership experience. The Internship model provides exposure to professional careers otherwise not accessible to teenagers and/or young adults, opportunities to develop and refine their skills and engagement in ongoing professional development workshops.
Ages:
13-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: T113
Career Exposure Program recruits 6th & 7th graders between the ages of 12-14 to participate in activities that develop awareness and readiness for a variety of careers. Service Learning Program recruits 8th - 12th graders between the ages of 14-24 to participate in an engaging summer experience. Participants are matched with a project based on their interests. Project areas include: sports leadership, arts & media, education, public health, entrepreneurship, and civic engagement.
Ages:
12-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: C113
Career Exposure programs provide opportunities for youth ages 12-15 to develop the beginnings of a strong vocational identity, understand what careers are available in local, high-priority growth industries, and what skills and experience those careers require.
Ages:
12-14
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
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Referral Code: C112
WesGold Fellows is a comprehensive personal and professional youth development program for participants ages 14 through 21. We provide a paid internship focused on financial literacy, real estate, and entrepreneurship. Over 8-weeks, Fellows make connections with industry professionals, while participating in workshops, uniquely engaging field trips, public speaking sessions, and professional development training. In addition to 8 weeks pay, Fellows can receive up $2k in matched savings!
Ages:
14-21
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: IN008