THE APPLICATION FOR THE ACHIEVE SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAM IS NOW CLOSED!

The WDBCO in partnership with the City of Columbus ACHIEVE summer youth employment program will provide central Ohio Youth, ages 14-16, with job skills and workplace experience in community based organizations, city agencies and private sector businesses.  Youth will receive a safe, well-defined experience that allows them to gain valuable work readiness skills that include the following:

  • Attendance
  • Punctuality
  • Workplace Appearance
  • Taking Initiative
  • Quality of Work
  • Communication Skills
  • Response to Supervision
  • Team Work
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Time Management
  • Mentor
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  • Youth will receive $10.00 per hour for up to 160 hours of work experience

The ACHIEVE  summer youth employment program is open to youth who are Columbus residents between the ages of 14 through 16 who meet the program specific eligibility criteria and have obtained parental / guardian consent. All youth enrolled must have:

  • Proof of Columbus residency
  • A valid Social Security Card
  • A valid State of Ohio ID Card or Driver’s licenses
  • A current School ID
  • Completed an application
  • A signed consent, parental/ guardian on file
  • If 15 years old or under, a valid work permit

Only youth who meet all of the above criteria will be eligible for consideration. DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR ACHIEVE SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAM IS FRIDAY, JUNE 9, 2017. 

 

 

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