Youth Work Experience

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Bridging Youth to Opportunities

  • Ages 16-24
  • Fayette & Westmoreland Counties
  • $10 / hour
  • Up to 30 hours per week
  • Variety of work sites with both for profit and non-profit employers
  • Opportunity to be hired after completion of program

The Youth Work Experience program provides youth with a paid work experience and with the opportunity to learn new skills at local business within Westmoreland and Fayette counties. This Work Experience program offers meaningful work skills to build a strong foundation of employment abilities. Meaningful, supervised work experiences will be provided by local non-profit organizations, municipalities, school districts, townships, state government offices, and county government departments.

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Experience Works

  • Out of school, ages 16-24 not currently enrolled in secondary education
  • Youth may work up to 30 hours during the week.
  • Youth are paid $10.00/hr.
  • Youth learn employer expectations and job skills.
  • Youth begin building a professional network.

Now accepting applications. Applicants must meet eligibility criteria. Please fill out pre-application form below to be considered for the program.

For questions, contact our Experience Works Coordinator at 724-836-2600.

 

Linkages/Partnerships/Resources

  • Participating Worksites
  • Pa CareerLinks
  • School Districts
  • Social Service/Community Based Agencies.

Contact our Summer Youth Employment Coordinator for further information on how to be a work site at 724-836-2600

2021 experience works pre-application

  • Youth Applicant Information

  • EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION

  • School(s) AttendedDate StartedDate EndedCourse / MajorYear GraduatedYear Dropped Out 
  • WORK HISTORY

  • Name of EmployerJob TitleStart DateEnd DateHours per WeekHourly WageReason for Leaving?Name of Supervisor?May we Contact Employer?