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BCYF YEE Teen Employees

BCYF Youth Engagement & Employment

BCYF’s Youth Engagement & Employment (YEE) Division prepares Boston's young adults for the future.

YEE works with a network of community organizations and businesses to provide valuable opportunities for Boston’s teens. In our work, we:

  • place teens in summer and school-year jobs
  • provide guidance and mentorship, and
  • ensures Boston's youth have the skills and professionalism needed to succeed.
Summer jobs application deadline

DEADLINE EXTENDED: You can register with Successlink to enter the 2017 summer jobs lottery. You now have until April 22 to register. Please keep in mind, registering with Successlink does not guarantee you a job.

Register with SuccessLink

BCYF Division of Youth Engagement & Employment

1483 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02120

Summer jobs

If you're a young person living in Boston and looking for a summer job, you have a couple of different options:

Register with Successlink

Are you living in Boston and between 15 - 18 years old? Find out about our Successlink summer jobs program.

After you register with Successlink, you're entered into our summer jobs lottery. Please keep in mind, registering with Successlink does not guarantee you a job.

Private industry council (PIC)

If you’re enrolled in a Boston Public School high school, you can also contact a Private Industry Council (PIC) career specialist at your school. Find your school’s career specialist.

Want to hire a student?

The Successlink Summer Youth Employment Program provides meaningful jobs to teens in the summer. For decades, the City and local partners have worked to get employers involved. Learn more about how to sign up your company.

Youth employment programs

Youth employment programs
BCYF Youth Engagement and Employment Job Fair
 Successlink summer jobs program

For the summer of 2017, we’ll be using a lottery to pick teens for available summer jobs.

Mayor's Youth Council Meeting
Mayor's Youth Council

The Mayor's Youth Council (MYC) is a team of 85 teenagers who advise Mayor Walsh on policy and programming.

Youth Lead the Change

Youth Lead the Change is a year-to-year participatory budget process. Young Bostonians get to help manage how $1 million of the City’s budget is spent to make Boston even better!

News and announcements

Mayor Walsh hosted a Summer Youth Jobs Employee Round Table at Boston City Hall
Feb 24

Boston teens can now register online for summer jobs lottery

Boston Centers for Youth & Families
Guangzhou Award
Dec 28

Boston receives Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation

Boston Centers for Youth & Families