SYEP Youth Worker Request Form
The Virginia Beach Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is a positive youth development program that partners with local businesses, agencies and organizations to provide Virginia Beach youth and young adults ages 16-21 with paid worker experience for 8 weeks of the summer (June 20th – August 12th). Prior to starting their job, SYEP Participants are provided up to 20 hours of job skill, workplace readiness and financial empowerment training facilitated by Job Coaches and professionals. Throughout the 8-week program, SYEP Participants will gain new experiences, new perspectives and develop future career goals.
The deadline to complete the SYEP Youth Worker Request Form is Monday, March 7th.
Employer Roles & Responsibilities
Virginia Beach Summer Youth Employment Program Roles & Responsibilities
Are you a City of Virginia Beach Department/Agency or Private Company/Business?
SYEP Contact Person (First & Last Name)
**If your department/unit’s contact person changes, it is your responsibility to inform SYEP Staff at SYEP@vbgov.com.
Do you have more than one jobsite?
How old would a SYEP Participant need to be to work in your Department/Agency?
Upload a Job Description (Optional)
Is a driver’s license require to complete the job duties of this position? (Note: All city employees including SYEP Participants are required by Risk Management to complete the city Defensive Driving course in the position includes driving duties.)
Is this position available to participants who are required to attend summer school and are unavailable to work Monday-Thursday 8am – 1pm.
Is there a remote work option for this position?
Would you be able to provide the SYEP Participant(s) with at least 27 hours of work each week?
All SYEP Participants are consider part-time city staff and will receive a city badge. SYEP Staff will take care of getting all badges for SYEP Participants, BUT we will not assign specific privileges. Choose the best response to let us know the type of badge to provide your SYEP Participant.
Starting in March, SYEP will begin conducting in-person interviews with over 100 candidates. Are you, or someone from your Department/unit interested in assisting with SYEP interviews?
Please click here to signup for an interview timeslot that works for you.
Is a driver’s license require to complete the job duties of this position?