The City of Philadelphia municipal government, through the Philadelphia Youth Network’s WorkReady Summer Internship Program
Salary: Paid Internship
The City of Philadelphia municipal government, through the Philadelphia Youth Network’s WorkReady Summer Internship Program, will be hiring 100 Philadelphia high school students for our 2014 “Summer in the City” High School Internship Program! The internship is a 6-week paid, summer opportunity within various municipal departments and offices beginning on Tuesday, July 1, 2014 and ending on Friday, August 8, 2014.
Participants will have the opportunity to work in numerous fields within city government during the internship, including health, human services, finance, law, and public safety – just to name a few. In addition to a placement within a city department, students will also participate in weekly professional development seminars (typically on Friday) with the Philadelphia Youth Network as well as a College and Career Fair.
To participate in the “Summer in the City” High School Internship Program, students must be:
A Philadelphia resident A junior through senior in high school as of September 2014 OR a senior that has graduated in June 2014. Current college students will not be considered. Able to commit to 20 hours per week for 6 weeks from early July 2014 to mid-August 2014.
To Apply: To access the online application and find out more information about the program requirements, please visit our website: http://www.phila.gov/experiencephila/highschool.html
Students interested in the “Summer in the City” program must type RCIT into the referral code section of their application to ensure their application is directed to the City of Philadelphia.
Deadline: (May 2, 2014)