SUMMER YOUTH WORK PROGRAM
The City, Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore, the Wicomico Board of Education, and the Greater Salisbury Committee have partnered to provide a paid 8-week employment opportunity which includes structured learning and mentoring designed to give teens the skills and knowledge they need to succeed and thrive post-graduation. Volunteers from JA will work with the participants throughout to ensure optimal on-the-job performance, and will counsel the participants on resume and soft skill development. By the end of the program, participants will have established work experience history, learned valuable job skills, cultivated the knowledge necessary for future career growth, and gained access to business resources in and around the City.
Who can join: High School students 10th-12th Grade in Wicomico County. (Must have a work permit to be accepted. Applicants are also required to provide 2 forms of identification with a state ID, Social security , and/or birth certificate)
When: June -August. During the 8 week period participants are required to work no more than 32 hours per week.
Where: Junior Achievement workshop meetings will be held once a week providing financial literacy, and other soft skills training.
How to Apply: Click the link to apply : 2022 Applications Closed – City of Salisbury MD