Giving Students the Skills they Need to Succeed

TeenWork is a free private-sector job placement program that helps carefully pre-screened Cambridge high school students secure summer and after-school jobs in settings where they do not traditionally have access. Staff members provide employment readiness training, job matching and supportive counseling services throughout the student’s participation in the program. Job shadowing experiences are available for selected industries. Program staff are available during the school year at the Cambridge Rindge & Latin School Youth Employment Center every Wednesday from 11 am to 1 pm. Staff are available year round at 1035 Cambridge Street, Unit 12, Cambridge, MA.

Program Contact:
Kalin Mitchell
kalinmitchell@justastart.org or 617-494-0444 X320

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Jeff: A TeenWork Success Story


Never too early to get work experience….At the age of 17, Jeff was able to receive his first corporate job with the help of Just-A-Start TeenWork. “Prior to entering into college, I wanted to get more experience to prepare myself for a professional working environment. A former friend referred me to the Just-A-Start TeenWork Program

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Jean Marc: A TeenWork Success Story


At the age of 16, Jean Marc began working with TeenWork on his career portfolio. As a former participant of the City’s Mayor’s program, Jean Marc desired to learn more about the job hiring process.

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