For Immediate ReleasePress Contact: Delfina Geiken, (510) 981-4970
ATTENTION BERKELEY TEENS! TIME TO GET READY FOR A SUMMER JOB!
YouthWorks has a New Application Period for 2009 SUMMER employment!
Berkeley, California (Thursday, February 05, 2009) - Berkeley youth can now pick up summer employment applications beginning February 9, 2009 and have until March 31, 2009 to submit to the YouthWorks office. This summer the City of Berkeley's YouthWorks program will place approximately 200 youth in summer jobs that last up to 10 weeks, beginning in mid-June through late August. Included in this year's Summer Youth employment program is the Workplace Skills course at Berkeley City College, which last summer received high marks from employers, teens and families.
Youth must be 14 years of age at the time of application and need to come in person to the YouthWorks office to pick up an application. Call or come by the YouthWorks office for information regarding additional programs for older youth ages 18-25 years old.
1947 Center Street, Basement
Office Hours: 8am- 5:00pm
Monday through Friday
(except for holidays and reduced service days for the City of Berkeley)