Earn & Learn Summer Youth Employment Program
Our Earn & Learn Summer Youth Employment Program provides youth and young adults an entry-level 6-to-8-week work opportunity. Young people earn a subsidized wage for a maximum of 20 hours each week while developing work readiness skills, such as worksite communication and punctuality, and gaining job-specific skills and abilities. Work experiences available through our Earn & Learn Program range from developing culinary skills at the Wisconsin State Fair Park to working in medical facilities.
Earn & Learn Summer Youth Employment Application Now Open to Individuals Ages 14 - 24
All applicants must submit a pre-registration form online. Form will be available here Monday, March 19th at 9:00 am.
Once completed, you will be prompted to complete registration by submitting the consent forms, proof of birth, income, social security card, and address with 7 days. Consent forms will be available online and at Employ Milwaukee, 2342 N. 27th Street.
All documents must be submitted to Employ Milwaukee no later than April 28, 2018 by 4:00 p.m. If not submitted with 7 days of pre-registration, applicant will lose his or her place in line and be moved to the date of actual submission.
Participants under the age of 18 must have the forms signed by a parent.
To submit a pre-registration form:
Proof of Date of Birth (i.e. State ID/Driver’s License, School ID with date of birth, birth certificate, or Permanent Alien Resident Card)
Social Security Card (copy of front and back)
Proof of Income (within last 6 months i.e. pay stub, SSI, TANF, Food Share, 2017 tax return, etc.)
*Parent/Guardian must supply proof of household income for applicants under the age of 18 and dependents over the age of 18
Proof of Address (i.e. State ID, mail, report card, etc.)
Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Monday-Friday)
No faxed or mailed documents will be accepted.
All forms and documentation must be turned in by 4:00 p.m on Saturday, April 28th. Submission of a completed application DOES NOT designate or guarantee automatic acceptance into the program.
If you have any specific questions please call the Earn & Learn Program at (414) 270-7550 or the Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS) number 711. Questions may also be directed to email@example.com.
Earn & Learn Community Work Experience Worksite Application Period Now Open
Organizations interested in serving as a worksite for Earn & Learn Summer Youth Employment workers this summer should return the application by the deadline of April 6, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. Applicant information sessions will be held at Employ Milwaukee on March 27, 2018 and March 28, 2018. Please see the application for additional information.
Download the application here, offered in both PDF format and Microsoft Word:
Earn & Learn Worksite Application (PDF)
Earn & Learn Worksite Application (Microsoft Word)