Paid Internships Available to Pinedale High School students
April 10, 2019
Pinedale High School and Skyline Academy students have an excellent opportunity to learn job skill training and participate in a paid internship with local businesses this summer. The Ready for the Workforce Program is facilitated by Sublette County Chamber of Commerce and Sublette BOCES. It is designed to provide career and workforce readiness to high school students and connect them with someone in the community who is in a workforce pathway or career they may be interested in. As part of this program, students are required to bring their completed resume to the job fair held at Pinedale High School on Friday, May 3, 2019. An optional resume writing workshop will be held Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 6:30pm at Sublette BOCES.
Sponsoring businesses will schedule interviews with intern applicants and announce selections after May 24, 2019.
Once the job fair, interview and selection process is complete, students will work with their internship provider to schedule 60 hours of on the job work to complete their internship anytime between June 10 and August 16, 2019. Please note, it is the studentís responsibility to work with their employer to work out times that work best for all parties. At the completion of the internship (verified by the internship provider), the student will receive a $500 scholarship and certificate of completion
To apply for this program, please complete the full application which can be found at:
https://www.subletteboces.com/ready-for-the-workforce-program/ and provide one letter of recommendation either from a teacher or community member that explains why you would be a good candidate for this opportunity. Completed applications and letters of recommendation can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or dropped off in person at Sublette BOCES (665 N. Tyler Ave.) in Pinedale, by Friday April 26, 2019 at 4 pm.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact any of the individuals listed below.
Jennifer Zook (Sublette Chamber) 307-367-2242
Kaidi Raney (BOCES) 307-367-6873
Robin Schamber 307-870-2040