SF YouthWorks exposes rising Juniors, rising Seniors, and graduating Seniors to the
Want a career in helping everyone in your community?
SF YouthWorks provides paid job readiness workshops, training, and internships at different SF City Departments such as the Public Utilities Commission, the Public Library, and the SF International Airport.
We also offer youth leadership opportunities!
At SF YouthWorks, we help build your skills and confidence that prepare you for college and beyond!
SFYW provides professional training to equip participants with the skills needed to enter the workforce
Interns are paid a wage of $18.93/hr
Interns are paired with city department employee mentor
Interns experience career exploration through events, go on college campus tours, and engage in their communities through service.
Interns are given opportunities to grow their leadership skills through our Youth Leadership Team (YLT) program!
SFYW participants receive support with transition and future aspiration planning
To be a SF YouthWorks Summer participant, view the eligibility guidelines below
Rising 11th or 12th grader. For YLT requirements, read more below!
Must reside or attend school in SF. Need help with obtaining your work permit? We got you!
Leadership qualities and an interest in supporting SFYW with basic program functions
Youth Leadership Team (YLT) members are former YouthWorks interns who return for a second year to help plan and facilitate workshops for current interns.
YLT members also assist with general YouthWorks programming while working on leadership development.
Have any questions about the program? Contact us!