Leaders of America
This program provides summer opportunities for youth-interns to develop competence and confidence as well as workplace skills in one of the top career oriented positions in the industry today. Interns will be exposed to career awareness and exploration while developing their career plans and a commitment to lifelong learning.
Interns will interact with positive, successful adult role models to provide guidance in setting and achieving goals. This program will help interns develop good work habits, build job skills, build confidence and self-worth, and strengthen communication skills.
Interns are placed and monitored at assigned work sites and are expected to work 20 hours a week for a six week period. Interns are paid a stipend of $7.25 an hour.
**Program Registration for 2017 is CLOSED**
Employer and Organizations
JOVEN is requesting your assistance to become a worksite to make positive change in the live of our teens.
By participating in this program you:
- will provide a notable and invaluable experience
- will teach teens/interns responsibility and importance of higher education
- professional etiquette and ethics
Is your business or organization interested in becoming a worksite? All at no cost to you, interns are paid a stipend directly from JOVEN. Parent/guardian are required to complete a Waiver of Liability releasing assigned worksites from any liability for the duration of the program.
Please contact our main office at 924-0330 x224, to request a Employer Interest Request Form.