Summer Youth Employment Program

The Shelby County Department of Job and Family Services offers a summer Youth Employment Program for youth ages 16 - 24 years old. The goal of the program is to enable eligible youth to gain valuable work experience while earning a paycheck.

Shelby County Job Family Services Summer Youth Employment Program

To be eligible the youth must be either 16-17 years old and in school or 18 years old if they are a full time student in a secondary school; 18-24 years old, as long as they are in a family that has a minor child; or 18-24 and has a minor child of their own.  The family income must be no greater than 200% of the federal poverty level.

Applications are accepted beginning April 1st of each year.  The employment placements generally begin the middle of May and run through the end of summer.

Funding for this program is provided by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.

Shelby County Job Family Services Summer Youth Employment Program

Download the Summer Youth Employment Program Application Packet.

Please read the Explanation of State Hearing Procedures and the Program Income Eligibility Guidelines.

For more information about the Summer Youth Employment Program, please call

937-498-4981

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Employment Workshops

OhioMeansJobs Shelby County
offers free employment workshops.
Workshop participants have the
opportunity to improve their job
seeking skills to aid in finding a
new job or to brush up on skills
to retain a job once they are working.
Workshops are taught by instructors
from Upper Valley Career Center and
the Adult Basic Literacy Program (ABLE).
To register for a workshop, call
OhioMeansJobs Shelby County at
937-498-4981 Extension 2816

 

Resume Writing Workshop
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Writing high quality cover letters.

11/27/17, & 12/11/17


Interviewing Skills Workshop
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Difficult interview questions.

12/13/17


Job Search Skills Workshop
Review methods to find job openings.

12/6/17


Good Employee Skills Workshop
Review Employer Expectations.

11/22/17, & 12/20/17


Basic Computer Skills Workshop
Review basic computer skills and get signed up for an online course.

11/29/17, & 12/27/17

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ADDRESS 227 South Ohio Avenue
Sidney, Ohio 45365
PHONE 937-498-4981
FAX 937-498-7396
HOURS M, W, TH, F - 7:30 am - 4 pm
Tuesdays - 7:30 am - 6 pm