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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

Ages:
13-18
Zip codes:
This program is almost at capacity
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS13 to apply.

Education Works

Ages:
13-18
Zip codes:
This program has limited capacity left
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code OSTS07 to apply.

Equity Solutions Svcs Llc

We are offering a comprehensive program that allows for individuals to seek information and training in basic life skills (saving lives), business and notary public.
Ages:
12-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator (Either Incentive or Wage depending on program)
This program is available

Girls Inc. Of Greater Philadelphia & Southern New Jersey

Mentoring Young Women In Construction (MyWIC) Camp is a six-week hybrid camp for girls age 12- 14 interested in learning more about pursuing a career in construction. Girls will gain a hands-on experience while visiting different construction trades. This is an incentivized program.
Ages:
12-14
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early (Incentive)
Vaccine required:
Yes
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS20 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.
The Ambassador program at Independence Seaport Museum provides hands-on learning experiences for high school students. Students who participate will learn to lead citizen science programs for the public and conduct daily water testing. They will, in turn, become ambassadors in their own community, highlighting the importance of our waterways and need to keep them clean.
Ages:
14-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS25 to apply.
We offer work experience opportunities in the fields of Education and Community & Civic Engagement. Youth interested in Education will have opportunities to be Junior Camp Counselors working with children from 1st to 5th grades at one of our two Summer Camp programs. Youth interested in Community & Civic Engagement will have opportunities to work in our Literacy Rich Neighborhood project. The youth will work with urban development planners and network specialists.
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS26 to apply.
LNESC's WorkReady Program will connect youth to employers across the city in a variety of fields including doctors offices, summer camps, and the hospitality industry.
Ages:
14-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate (Wage)
This program is available
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS28 to apply.
Students Talking About Relationships (STAR) is all about working together to build a better world. You will learn about Teen Dating Violence, and how it is connected to other types of violence happening around the city, and work together with other teens to create a project to make a change. STAR is open to teens from across the city, if you care about your community and want to make a change, this is the job for you.
Ages:
12-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early (Incentive)
This program has limited capacity left
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS29 to apply.

Mural Arts Philadelphia

Enjoy making art and learning new creative skills? Get hands-on work readiness experience in what it takes to be a working artist! Our program focuses on creative expression and project-based learning, employing drawing, painting, photography, mixed media, mural making, and more to help you discover your distinctive artistic voice. You will also have the opportunity to work with locally and nationally known artists, contribute to public art projects, and develop a creative portfolio!
Ages:
12-22
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early (Incentive)
Vaccine required:
Yes
This program has limited capacity left
This program is taking city-wide referrals. Use code WRS31 to apply.