Summer Youth Employment Programs

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Thank you for your interest. New Rochelle Residents 14 to 24 Only. Upon the submission of all required documents, each applicant will be interviewed after the application deadline.  All information is confidential.  ** ONLY ONE APPLICANT WILL BE CONSIDERED PER HOUSEHOLD.

Applicants ages 18-21 assigned to youth programs (camps, middle school, etc..) will be required to complete a civil service application, adhere to a drug screening, clear New York Department of Criminal Justice System Sex Offender Registry, and any additional criminal and employment background checks deemed applicable per the NY State Comptroller’s office as well as the Westchester County Health Department. This process will be implemented upon job offer and program placement.

Jobs may be available in the following fields:

  • Recreation
  • Office
  • Light Maintenance
  • Stock/Inventory
  • Food Industry
  • Data Entry
  • Personal Care

Please follow the instructions below. 

Drop your application at the Youth Bureau Office in City Hall: 

Summer Youth Employment 
New Rochelle Youth Bureau 
       515 North Avenue 
    New Rochelle, NY 10801

Program Descriptions

Network Youth Leadership Program:

 Applications are not available at this time. 

This program provides youth ages 14 years 17 years, with job readiness skills training and actual work experience. The program operates for six (6) weeks during June and August. Payments in the amount of $300.00 per week are based on twenty (20) hours a week of program participation. Percentage of program participants must meet income eligibility guidelines % of the program participants are not required to meet any income guidelines). Funded in part by local CDBG program through the Department of Development.

Learn & Earn Initiatives:

Applications are not available at this time. 

Youth between the ages of 14 yrs – 17yrs of age can learn about potential career opportunities. Proof of income is required. The Youth Bureau is offering various Learn & Earn Programs in the following career areas:

  • NRYB Girls on Fire: Firefighter Program
  • Future CEOs: Entrepreneurship Program
  • Mentors in Blue: Police Academy Program

Potential Candidates Internship Program: 

Applications are not available at this time. 

This program will employ youth 18 yrs. - 24 yrs. with specific internships to assigned Governmental Departments or local Community-Based Agencies/Programs.  Proof of income required.  Funded in part by the New York State Office of Children & Family Service and contingent upon current State funding.

TANF Summer Youth Employment Program:  

Applications are not available at this time. 

It is the intention of the Youth Bureau to establish the TANF Summer Youth Employment Program (contingent upon funding) for income-eligible youth 14 years – 20 years. This program is supported by the Westchester/Putnam Local Workforce Investment Board.  The program will operate for six (6) weeks. Rate of pay is $15.00 per hour, 25 hours per week.  All youth must meet TANF income guidelines and submit all program required documents to be considered.  Please see attached income guidelines

TANF Program Year:

Family Size 
Annual income Monthly IncomeBi-weekly incomeWeekly income 

Sam Gomez
Program Director
M-F 8:30am-4:30pm