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Summer Work Program

Get a head start on your future! Be matched with a company and gain important workplace skills. Join our Summer Work Program and start to build a solid resume for college and future endeavors.



summer work students

Open to students in 9th through 12th grades and college students attending LEAP programs.




summer work contact

To join, contact Nancy Napolitano, Career Services Coordinator, or your LEAP advisor.




summer work interview

Now is the time to apply for a summer job! We can help you prepare for your interview.




summer work application

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

Students should request their work permits from their guidance counselors. Other common documents for applications include:

  • Social Security Number
  • Passport or Residence Card
  • Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Income (F1rstJobs Application)
  • Proof of Address (F1rstJobs Application)


summer work interview

INTERVIEW PREPARATION

Join the Teen Center on Tuesdays from March 5 to April 2 to explore your career interests and schedule a one-on-one meeting with LEAP staff and volunteers to practice for your interview.


summer work orientation

ORIENTATION

If hired, you will attend a program orientation in June for one to two hours – date TBD. We may also have other meetings around interview skills and coaching in the spring.


summer work internship

SUMMER WORK

The schedule of the summer work will be decided between you and your employer. A job skills workshop will run every week for 2.5 hours over 6 weeks, which is required as part of your participation and will cover interview skills, resume writing, college, and more!