The City of Boston is accepting applications for open positions. However, our response time may be delayed due to the City responding to the evolving COVID-19 situation. We appreciate your patience and understanding.
Mayor Martin J. Walsh & the City of Boston Department of Youth Engagement & Employment are excited to announce the launch of the 2020 SuccessLink Summer Employment Program! Every year, the City of Boston partners with hundreds of community-based and nonprofit organizations across the city to provide meaningful employment opportunities to thousands of Boston youth ages 15 to 18. There are opportunities to work in a wide variety of job fields like the arts, government & advocacy, STEM, sports & recreation, childcare, education, and more!
Youth who are interested in applying to work with SuccessLink must meet the following requirements:
SuccessLink Employment Program Dates:
SuccessLink Application Opens: Monday, March 2, 2020 at 12:00 PM
SuccessLink Application Closes: Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 5:00 PM (NOTE: Youth may be contacted for an interview by a site prior to the end of the application period, so we recommend that youth apply early!)
Employment Program Begins: Monday July 6, 2020
Employment Program Ends: Friday August 14, 2020
Youth Engagement & Employment (YEE) will post job opportunities for youth to apply for directly. Youth may apply for up to 15 positions.
The next steps:
Onboarding and Paperwork Completion: Youth applicants who accept job placements will be emailed instructions on how to fill out the necessary hiring paperwork along with a checklist of required documents that must be brought to the YEE Office for verification. The visit to our office is the very last step in the hiring process!
*Applying with SuccessLink does not guarantee a job. If you need assistance with applying for a job, please visit the City of Boston Department of Youth Engagement & Employment at 1483 Tremont Street, Roxbury, or give us a call 617-635-4202.