Summer Work Experience Program for Teens
About The Program
Teens age 13-17 can learn valuable on-the-job skills through our Work Experience Program. Teens can choose from various interests including working with the public, children, animals, swimming, coaching and more. Work Experience volunteer hours can satisfy community service graduation requirements for all of the local schools. All applicants must be 13 years of age by June 13th, no exceptions.
Applications for the 2022 Summer Work Experience Program (WEP) are now available. All applications are due by 5pm on 4/1/22. Click on the corresponding link below to view/download document.
Submit application with fee to either of the following locations:
March 30: Information night, 7-8pm (optional)
Steele Lane Community Center, 415 Steele Lane
April 1: Application deadline
April 3: 9am-1pm; Call for interview time*
April 4-6: 4-8pm; Call for interview time*
April 16, 18, 19, 20: Interview dates (mandatory)
May 11: Orientation Night, 7:15-8:30pm (mandatory)
Finley Community Center, 2060 W. College Ave
June 6: Aquatics Training (Finley Aquatic Center), 1-2pm
June 6-10: Training (mandatory)
June 13: Participants must be 13 years old by this date (no exceptions)
*After you submit your application, you will receive an email with instructions on your next steps, including the phone number to call to set up your interview.
Teens are not guaranteed their first choice of programs. Placement is based on the needs of the participant, along with the needs of the program. All teens must attend orientation night and the training sessions in order to participate in the program.
Please Note: these are unpaid volunteer positions.