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Summer Internship

2018 Summer Internship Program

Get a head start on your future! Be matched with a company where you will gain important workplace skills.
Start to build a solid resume for college and future endeavors.



Open to students in 9th through 12th grades




We will accept applications starting February 15th




We will conduct interviews from March through June





APPLICATION

The first step in applying to the Summer Internship Program is filling out the online form so that we can get to know a little bit about you and your summer interests.



INTERVIEW

Our staff will then contact you within 2 weeks to schedule an interview.
The interview should take 15 – 20 minutes.



NOTIFICATION

You will receive notification of whether you are accepted for an internship after April vacation and at that point will work with staff to match you for a job. You will need to have a second interview or meeting with the employer to finalize your hiring.



ORIENTATION

If hired, you must attend a ½ day orientation in late June – date TBD.



SUMMER INTERNSHIP

The schedule of the internship will be decided between you and your employer and will be approximately 10-15 hours per week from July 9th through August 17th. A 2.5 hour job skills workshop will run every Wednesday from 9-11:30 a.m. and will be required as part of your job.



COMPENSATION

Most internships will be paid at minimum wage. There may be some positions that are unpaid. In these instances, LEAP will arrange to pay a stipend.

 


DID YOU KNOW?
Internships are not just for college students! You can use your internship as a strategy to help you decide on a major, to boost your college applications, and to prepare for your next internship while in college.