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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

We will be collaborating with local community stem professionals as well as other stem professionals who work for the better good of others. Some of these professionals will not be the stereotypical representation of a STEM career professional. It will also serve to represent the groups that are under-represented in the STEM professions. Participants will work their way through an online STEM based curriculum provided by PYN/Workready.
Ages:
13-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
AM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: CE001
Catholic Social Services Program will focus on participants helping design with the adult guides. During orientation sessions participants will identify areas of interest for their career goals. Working with the guidance of the staff they will identify the steps, opportunities and skills that will best help them achieve it. Creating a tangible road map for them to use as they progress on their journey beyond the summer program. As they achieve benchmarks within this they will earn an incentive.
Ages:
12-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: CE002
Catholic Social Services Intermediate Program will focus on providing supported early employment experiences through a variety of work locations. Some sites will be with youth programs, small businesses, and information technology opportunities, we are working to recruit more high quality sites for youth to have a variety of options. Weekly virtual sessions will be paired with this to help participants create a portfolio of their experience and reflect on their interests for future planning.
Ages:
14-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: WE002
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
Use this code to apply:
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
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
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: C113