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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

Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia’s WorkReady summer program will provide youth ages 14-18 with an opportunity to work with BGCP’s summer camp program to learn more about the organization, the youth we serve, and the surrounding communities. Participants will work with summer camp youth under the guidance of BGCP staff members. Participants will have the opportunity to gain valuable work experience, professional skills, and and a chance to work with children in their community.
Ages:
14-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
Vaccine required:
No
This program has limited capacity left
Catholic Social Services Summer Work Ready programming offers two program levels for youth to engage with, an incentive based early program for youth ages 12-15 and our wage earning positions for youth ages 14 and up. Worksites are throughout the city and cover a range of opportunities including; Summer Camp positions, IT Intern program, Office assistants, Working with Community Organizations, Small Business Interns, and a few more! Please contact us with any questions you have.
Ages:
12-20
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early (Incentive)
Intermediate (Wage)
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS07 to apply.

Gold Medal Karate Inc. (Zhang Sah)

Earn while you Learn Zhang Sah's middle school incentive based education program. Age 12-14, this program provides for early job preparedness by equipping youth with the skills needed for interviewing and writing a resume. Our focus is sports based youth development, positive coaching and Martial Arts. Our High School program grades 9-12 offers job preparedness with paid work experience in sports based youth development and positive coaching through multiple sports.
Ages:
12-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early (Incentive)
Intermediate (Wage)
Vaccine required:
No
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS21 to apply.
Philadelphia Parks & Recreation hire youth, ages 14-24, to work in a variety of areas. Most youth will work at local neighborhood recreation centers as summer camp counselors (youth should go to the center where they are interested in working and speak with the supervisor to determine if a position is available). Other positions may be available assisting with recreation programming, administrative functions and special programs (art camp, fish hatchery, Jr. park rangers and Dell Music Center)
Ages:
14-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
Vaccine required:
Yes
This program is available
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 has limited capacity left
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS59 to apply.