Youth Employment

Entering the workforce for the first time can be overwhelming. Finding a job that works with your schedule or offers only summertime employment requires a lot of time and skills. L.E.A.P.’s Youth Employment Program can give you the tools to make the process of finding summer employment or your first job easier!

Summer Youth Employment Program

  • Applications are accepted each year beginning in April
  • Interviews will be held with our Employment Counselor in June
  • Accepted applicants will be placed based on their interview

In-School Employment

This program is geared towards High School students looking for work experience and part-time employment. Eligible participants will be interviewed and placed in a job based on their skills and interests.

To be eligible for any of our In-School Youth Employment Services you must meet Federal Income Requirements and:

  • Be 14 to 21 years old
  • Attending school
  • Have barriers to employment
  • Be a resident of Washington County
  • Provide us with your Social Security Number
  • Provide us with a copy of your birth certificate
  • If under the age of 18 you must provide us with a copy of your working papers

Out-of-School Employment

Our Out-of-School Employment Program helps students who are no longer enrolled in school find a job. Students who participate in this program may also able to enroll in our TASC Program and complete their High School education.

To be eligible for any of our Out-of-School Youth Employment Services you must meet Federal Income Requirements and:

  • Be 16 to 24 years old
  • Have barriers to employment
  • Be a resident of Washington County
  • Provide us with your Social Security Number
  • Provide us with a copy of your birth certificate
  • If under the age of 18 you must provide us with a copy of your working papers

Begin your application for L.E.A.P.’s Youth Employment Program!  Please fill out this Word Document and Fax or Email to Employment Counselor Rachel Thomas:  L.E.A.P. Youth Employment Application updated April 2021

 

Questions?  For more information call 518-746-2391 ext. 3 or email us at [email protected]

 

L.E.A.P. is a proud partner of the American Job Center network