YES is pleased to offer summer programming for youth during July and August 2020.  Social distancing, hygiene, cleaning, and health testing protocols will be followed per Massachusetts Department of Public Health guidelines. Read YES’s full statement about the coronavirus at yeskids.org/coronavirus. [Updated 7/6/20 at 4:30 pm]

Youth Enrichment Services

Teen Employment and Internships

Summer Jobs at YES

Applications are now open!

Program details:
Start/end date: June 29 – August 14
Pay rate: $12.75/hour
Schedule: 20-25 hours per week

Who can apply:
Boston residents between 15 – 19 years old.
(Priority is given to teens that have completed a YES Academy program)

Application deadlines:
Successlink registration deadline: April 26th
YES application deadline: April 26th

Positions (click position title for more details):

Outdoor Adventure Leader:

OA Leaders work alongside an adult trip leader to support youth in the outdoors by helping teach activities like rock-climbing, paddle-boarding, kayaking, and mountain biking.

Administrative Intern:

Working in the YES office alongside adult staff, administrative interns gain valuable office experience working with online database software and providing administrative support to a variety of YES departments.

Impact Intern:

Impact Interns are responsible for capturing the experiences of YES youth on OA trips through photos, interviews, and surveys and creating a booklet showcasing the summer adventures.

Track & Field Assistant Coach:

Coaches work on Monday, Tuesday, and/or Thursday evenings teaching youth about track & field while helping foster a lifelong respect for healthy activities.

*This position differs in pay and schedule than the others, please see the job description for details. The summer Track & Field season is from June 1st-August 13th.