The Franklin County 2021 Summer Employment Program will operate from July 12, 2021, through August 20, 2021 and will serve 15 through 20-year-old youth, who will work approximately 28 to 35 hours per week and receive $12.50 an hour. Please note: this is the first time in many years the program is open to income eligible 15-year-olds.
The program is designed to provide young people with a meaningful work experience and participants can expect to acquire job skills, work experience, career exploration information, employment references, job readiness skills and work-keeping skills. Youth will be matched to worksites by considering both the participant’s and the worksite’s needs and requirements. Applicants will be evaluated on a competitive basis and will be assessed through the interview process. Income guidelines apply.
Applications are available at Catholic Charities, St. Andre Outreach Center, 12 Homestead Park, Malone.
After completing the application with required parent/guardian signatures youth need to schedule an interview by calling Catholic Charities, (518) 483-1460, Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Interviews will begin immediately and be completed when all available position are filled. Positions will fill quickly, apply today.