Are you looking for an after school job this spring? Or, have you gotten an early start on the summer job search? If you answered yes to any of those questions, then you are in luck: the Emerald Necklace Conservancy is looking for applicants for two different job opportunities. Please take a look below for information on the Youth Leadership Program (YLP) and Green Team.
The Youth Leadership Program is our academic year youth employment program. We hire a total of 8 young people between the ages of 16 and 18. Through stewarding the Emerald Necklace, youth develop a wide range of landscape maintenance and leadership skills that can be used in future jobs.
How to apply: Please fill out the application attached below and return to Brittany Dunn, Youth Programs Coordinator, at 125 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115.
Please click here to download the YLP application: YLP Application_midyear_2014
Green Team is a 6 week youth employment program for 30 young people between the ages of 15 and 18. We work from Monday to Thursday throughout the Emerald Necklace. We complete landscape maintenance projects, such as weeding shrub beds and removing invasive species. Through this process we also learn about urban conservation and the environment.
How to apply: Youth must have a Hopeline number through the Boston Youth Fund. Registration is open from Saturday, February 1 through Monday, March 4 and you can register online here. Once you are registered through BYF, you can fill out the application below and return to Brittany Dunn, Youth Programs Coordinator at 125 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115.
Please click here to download the Green Team application: Green Team Application 2014