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WorkReady Summer Programs

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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
This program has limited capacity left
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: CE001
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
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Referral Code: WE003
The Summer Youth Works Program employs Philadelphia youth for six weeks during the summer. Summer youth workers are expected to work 20 hours a week for six weeks. Each year students complete a service-learning project around a specific theme. The program is designed to give high school students real work experience while enhancing community involvement and academic achievement. Students also participate in skills development activities, workshops, and field trips.
Ages:
12-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
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Referral Code: CE004
Lil Filmmakers Inc.’s mission is to train young underserved artists to use media and the arts as a tool to overcome societal and personal barriers and prepare them for career opportunities in the arts and media industry.
Ages:
14-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
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Referral Code: IA004
Ages:
15-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program is almost at capacity
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Referral Code: IN002
Project Based Learning, Inc is excited to offer a summer program for the rising 12th grade students at The Workshop School. Our program will serve as an internship and credentialing incubator for students as a pre-requisite for planning their senior year at The Workshop School. For this reason, this opportunity is limited to Workshop School students only.
Ages:
15-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
AM
This program is available
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Referral Code: WE015
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

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
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Referral Code: SL033
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