Do you think you might be interested in being a dentist? There is a great program for high school students here in Portland. Dental students at OHSU meet monthly with students for a lecture and lab, so you can try it out to make sure it is as fun as you think it might be. Here's a link to the Dental Exploring Program.
Job for teens
Check out this job opportunity. Application deadline is July 1.
Groundwork Portland is currently hiring youth for the summer Green Team!
Duration: July 15th, 2013 – August 30th, 2013
Hours: 2 work days + one educational day each week
Overview: Green Team offers leadership opportunities and experience with environmental and social justice issues, brownfields redevelopment, job skills, environmental careers, watershed restoration, and environmental stewardship. Youth will gain the tools to influence development in their neighborhoods and region, calling for more equitable distribution of natural resource assets.
What you gain:
Work outdoors in the summer sunshine
Learn about and work for environmental change
Gain job skills
Add to your resume
Make new friends and have fun!
How to Apply:
If you’re interested in becoming a member of this year’s Green Team, fill out an application: Green Team Application. The application also includes more information about the program.
Send your application to Cassie Cohen, Executive Director, at email@example.com, or drop the application off at our office, located at 3802 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.
The deadline to apply is Monday, July 1st, 2013.
Groundwork Portland is an EEO employer and encourages applications from people of color, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people and women.
Kathy Garrett has been a school counselor for over 30 years, and a college counselor for well over a decade.