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WorkReady summer 2020 participants

WorkReady Summer Programs

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Programs Offered

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
This program has limited capacity left
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: WE002
Community Education Alliance of West Philadelphia (CEA) continues its partnership with WorkReady Summer, to offer a 6-week summer work experience opportunity for 14-24 year olds. Interested participants will gain employability skills working at one of CEA's worksites in the industries of Maintenance & Operations, Information Technology, Family Support Services, Administration, Marketing, Business/Compliance, Education/Daycare and College & Career Readiness.
Ages:
14-18
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: WE003

Lutheran Settlement House

Summer STAR program, a 6-week summer program that educates teens about the dynamics of abuse, healthy communication, use of technology in relationships, and healthy relationships. Over the course of the program, Summer STAR trains this group of 25 young people, aged 13 to 18, to be ambassadors so that they can educate their larger school community on issues surrounding healthy and unhealthy relationships.
Ages:
15-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
PM
This program is almost at capacity
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: SL011
METWorks Youth are provided 21 Century Learning & Practice; entrepreneurial training and career/business exposure. Students will engage in rigorous interaction with role-model guest speakers and high level public/private community stakeholders. Major Weekly Activities include: Health prevention education; community lecture mentoring; entrepreneurial workshops with mentoring/coaching ; exposure to law and juvenile justice related careers/job shadowing and civic engagement exposure.
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: S135
Our students will have the opportunity to explore real work in real time by engaging with mentors, coaches, and experienced professionals in the areas of real estate development, social services, community engagement, early childhood education and/or marketing/social media. Students will learn foundational skills needed to succeed.
Ages:
16-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program is available
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: IN004