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WorkReady Summer Programs

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Programs Offered

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
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: CE004

Philadelphia Energy Authority

The Philadelphia Energy Authority is offering a six-weeks supplemental training for students enrolled in solar energy training programs at Frankford High School and YouthBuild Philadelphia. The students will gain knowledge and skills in solar panel installation, electricity basics, energy efficiency and weatherization. In this supplemental solar training program, students will have opportunities for hands-on learning and gain exposure to employers in the energy industry.
Ages:
14-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator
Time of day:
AM
This program has limited capacity left
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: IA008
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