The Governor’s Workforce Board (GWB) has granted federal funds to 32 employers to subsidize summer jobs for youth ages 16-24. The COVID-19 Response Summer Jobs Program, funded by the GWB and implemented by employers selected through an online application, allows youth to contribute to the COVID-19 recovery, serve their community, build workplace skills, and earn money. Job opportunities are related to the state’s efforts to respond to and recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, and employers manage their own recruitment, selection, supervision, and payment of youth employees.
Governor’s Workforce Board partners with local employers for the COVID-19 Response Summer Jobs Program
Program Puts More than 1,... $1.8 million grant from Governor’s Workforce Board supports jobs, internships, and work readiness programs for young people ages 14-24 throughout the Ocean State Cranston, RI — The
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