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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

Opportunities Industrialization Center

Zip codes:
Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: IA007

Opportunities Industrialization Center

Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
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Referral Code: WE011
The summer work program at PSD is an opportunity for Deaf high school students to have communicatively accessible work experiences. This program is for students who are fluent in American Sign Language. They will participate in one of a variety of groups including: service-learning, restaurant, construction, technology, newsletter, etc. Students will participate in groups that align with their career interests.
Ages:
14-21
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: S402

People For People, Inc.

The People for People, Inc. Work Ready Program will provide employment opportunities to young people ages 16 through 19. The opportunities will be from various industries which will provide hands on experience, a mentor and professional development. These opportunities will provide exposure to industries that may assist participants in deciding on a career path which will provide skills development. All of our opportunities will have an assigned mentor/supervisor for the duration.
Ages:
16-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
Use this code to apply:
Referral Code: WE012

Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation

Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
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Referral Code: IN010

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
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Referral Code: IA008

Philadelphia Hospital & Health Care District 1199c Training & Upgrading Fund | P

Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
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Referral Code: WE005
Philadelphia Parks & Recreation provides an opportunity for youth, 14-18 years old, to enter the workforce and begin learning and building employment skills. Most youth hired will be assisting at a local recreation center and serving as a camp counselor for the summer day camp. In addition, there are opportunities in specialty programs such as the Performing Arts and Visual Arts camps, the Dell Music Center, Older Adult Centers and the Administrative Offices.
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
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Referral Code: S124

Philadelphia Technician Training Institute

Participants in the program will complete classes and/or projects in Financial Literacy, Job Search, Soft Skills Development, Interview Prep, Conflict Resolution, Resume Writing, Career Pathway Exploration, Being a Social Light, Building Your Brand and Dress for Success!
Ages:
14-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator
Time of day:
PM
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Referral Code: IA009
Project Based Learning, Inc is excited to offer a summer program for the rising 10th/11th grade students at The Workshop School. Our various after school clubs that meet through the school year will be going deep in their content areas around Women of Workshop, Automotive Technology/Collision Repair, and WS Industries. This opportunity is limited to Workshop School students only. For example, our students take safety courses through the school year to qualify for the Automotive summer program.
Ages:
14-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
AM
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Referral Code: SL013