SuccessLink summer jobs
Mayor Walsh's Youth Jobs Program provides entry-level employment experience to more than 3,500 youth. Youth work at more than 200 community-based organizations. These jobs give youth experiences that are engaging and meaningful. They also prepare them to enter the workforce later in life. SuccessLink is the online tool that enables Boston youth to register for the jobs program.
The registration for summer 2019 jobs will open February 20, 2019!
Registration begins Wednesday, February 20, and ends Friday, April 5, at 11:59 p.m.
Participants can work in many different positions, including:
- Youth Advocate
- Camp Counselor
- STEM Apprentice
- Sports Specialist
- Media Production Assistant, and
- Youth Arts Apprentice.
First, you must check your eligibility and then register through SuccessLink.
To qualify for a summer job, you must:
- have been born between July 8, 2004, and August 16, 2000
- be legally permitted to work in the United States, and
- be a full-time resident of the City of Boston.
If all these things apply to you, register for a SuccessLink job on February 20 when registration opens!
You will need to bring all of your documents to our department at:
1483 Tremont Street
Roxbury, MA 02120
This step is called processing because we process your important information.
You must bring in originals of all documents used for onboarding, including:
After processing, you must wait until you hear from your employer before you start working. Do not start working before your employer says it is OK.
You are not hired until your organization contacts you. Do not start working before the organization you are working at tells you to.
The summer jobs program begins on July 8. If your organization says you are OK to start, you may begin working. You can work up to 25 hours per week. Congratulations!