• CTE Construction Summer Internship

     

    The CTE Construction Summer Internship is a four-week summer program for students with interest in the construction field.

     

    Any current junior (11th grade) student enrolled in a San Juan Unified School District (SJUSD) high school can apply.

     

    WHAT IS AN INTERNSHIP?

    An internship is a position of a student or trainee who works in an organization, sometimes without pay, in order to gain work experience or satisfy requirements for a qualification.

     

    WHAT IS THE CTE SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM?

    Students are placed in workplace learning environments for 40 hours per week for 4 weeks, and attend weekly classes to improve workplace soft skills.  Students experience real life work situations through working on the jobsite. Students are paid.

     

    STUDENT QUALIFICATIONS

    • Students must be current juniors and enrolled in a SJUSD high school.
    • Eligible for a work permit from your school.

     

    GENERAL INFORMATION

    • The program in the summer of 2020 will run from June 15th - July 10th.  Student must commit to attend the entire 4-week program. 
    • Students are at their workplaces approximately 40 hours per week for 4 weeks.
    • Weekly classes, which are in addition to workplace hours, will be held additional hours per week.
    • Students will receive 10 elective credits posted on the transcript as Construction. 

     

    APPLICATION PROCESS

    • All applications have been received. 
    • Students must also submit to their high school CTE teacher the following, gathered in a packet:
      • a copy of the responses from this form that will be emailed to you when it is submitted.
      • a statement, in letter form, addressing your "why" as it pertains to this opportunity.
      • a resume.
      • a sealed letter of recommendation.

     

    ALL FORMS AND PAPERWORK MUST BE TURNED IN TO YOUR CTE Teacher - By April 13th, 2020

    • Students with completed materials and accepted will be invited by to a panel interview.       
    • Invitations for interviews will be issued by April 20, 2020.
    • Interviews will take place in late-April.
    • Upon a successful interview, students will be notified if accepted into the program.  Internship placements will be offered in early-May.
    • Student and parent/guardian attend an information meeting in mid-May.  
    • Student and parent/guardian sign and submit SJUSD Summer School registration and other district forms. Student's will receive 10 elective credits for participation.

     

    ORIENTATION/ENROLLMENT

    • Family Orientation Session will be held in mid-May.
    • If a student accepts an offered placement, they are expected to commit to participating in the program. 

     

    Please apply by completing the Google form here

     

    For more information please contact:

    Fred Larsh at flarsh@sanjuan.edu or call (916) 971-7163.

     

Last Modified on March 9, 2020