Summer Jobs

Two students display their summer job at the UAC reception. (credit: Mike DeNardo)

Philadelphia Summer Jobs Program Leaves Students With Experience, Money In Pockets

The city’s WorkReady program saw 1,600 young adults spending the last six weeks learning what it was like to work in the “real world” in jobs coordinated by the Urban Affairs Coalition.


Zeoli Show Log 08.10.15

Rich discussed Roger Stone’s removal, Erick Eriksons’ RedState Gathering, and the latest details surrounding the Pope’s visit. He also spoke with Dr. Henry Willis regarding the Pope’s visit to Philly. Rich also discussed neighbors upset over BBQ fumes, Ben Carson’s opinion about Trump, and teens working less summer jobs.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/10/2015

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Philadelphia Jobs Report: Survey Predicts Strong Job Growth This Summer

Jill Schlesinger reports in the aftermath of the recession, summer jobs have become more elusive.


(Mayor Nutter, at right with back to camera, speaks at the on-site summer job fair.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

City of Philadelphia Hoping To Find More Summer Work For More Young People

“We had 8,200-plus people get jobs last year, but we had 18,000 who applied,” Mayor Nutter noted.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/01/2015

Nicolas Rivera in gray hoodie with yellow collar. Tony Nguyen at the yellow doorway, left end of row.
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Camden, NJ Seeking Teens And Adults To Help Run Its Summer Recreational Programs

Camden Mayor Dana Redd is actively seeking teenagers and adults to fill positions in food service, and as site aides, supervisors and life guards.


(A seminar at "Work Ready Philadelphia."  Photo by John McDevitt)

Thousands of Young Philadelphians Get Workplace Orientation With Summer Internships

The Work Ready Philadelphia initiative links young people, ages 12 to 21, with paid summer internships.


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5 Summer Jobs That Will Look Good On Your College Application

For those students hoping to push their application to the top of the ever-growing heap, prior work experience can be a big plus. The right job history can up any candidate’s profile and turn hopeful applicants into freshmen.


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10 Part-Time Summer Jobs Perfect for Teens

Summer, summer, summertime! It’s every kid’s favorite time of year, but too much time on their hands can be a concern for parents. A fun part-time summer job may be the answer.


(Stacy Holland, CEO of the Philadelphia Youth Network.  Credit: Mike Dunn)

Philadelphia Program Aims for 10,000 Summer Youth Jobs This Year

Stacy Holland, CEO of the Philadelphia Youth Network, is optimistic they can hit this lofty goal.


Teen Jobs

3 On Your Side: Teen Summer Jobs

Summer has officially arrived, and if your teen is having trouble finding a job, 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds it may not be his or her fault.


Nutter Says Program Still Offering Summer Jobs

The city says summer jobs are still available through a stimulus-funded program.