City of Rochester 2020 Summer Youth Employment Program
Date: Mar 26, 2020
Location: Rochester, NY
Address: 57 St. Paul Street, Rochester NY (14604)
The Summer of Opportunity Program (SOOP) is an employment and training program for youth ages 14-20 and who are still in middle/high school. The program is designed to provide training and employment opportunities to youth while making a direct connection to success in school.
Summary of Activities
After an application is submitted, youth attend the following sessions:
Parent Orientation: Bureau of Employment Skills Training and Youth Services provides parent support and family development as a core component of its offerings. SOOP seeks to involve and inform parents as partners in their children's development. One-hour parent orientations provide necessary information that help youth be successful in the process, and also provide question and answer opportunities.
Interviews: Students who complete all requirements will have an opportunity to competitively interview for appropriate summer employment opportunities.
Employment: Youth employees earn hands-on training and work experience during a 6-8 week summer employment opportunity with area employers.
How to apply to be a Youth Participant in Summer of Opportunity
To apply visit: www.summeryouthemployment.org
For more information
Call 585-428-6366 or visit www.summeryouthemployment.org