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GET INVOLVED WITH OUR JOB ENTERPRISE SUMMER PROGRAM

We're looking for employers who are interested in joining our Job Enterprise Summer Program.

 

As part of the Pro-Vision's Job Enterprise Program, Pro-Vision, Inc. is engaging with the private sector to increase meaningful jobs for the Houston Sunnyside youth.

We also recruit new companies to hire Pro-Vision's Manhood students for the seven-week summer job internship. 

Pro-Vision, Inc. requests that each Job Enterprise Program corporate provide partners with employment for four days per week: Monday through Thursday. On Fridays, each participant comes to Pro-Vision in order to attend intensive professional training workshops. These critical sessions cover a wide variety of topics, including financial literacy, business etiquette, and resume writing. If you would like to sign your company up, please click here and a staff member will give you a call.

 

The Cooperating employer agrees to the following:
  • Provide a variety of on-the-job learning experiences.
  • Provide a work environment free from safety hazards.
  • Provide work experience for a minimum of 20 hours per week.
  • Notify the JEA Administrator of any student reporting less than 20 hours per week.
  • Pay the student for work performed at or above the minimum wage. 
  • Designate an individual to supervise the student.
  • Contact the JEA Administrator prior to severing the relationship with the student.
  • All students must be covered under the employer's Workmen's Compensation.
  • Provide a variety of experiences, which enable the student to learn all aspects of the particular training station.
  • Will assure the student is not placed in a job that would violate child labor regulations.
  • Provide an orientation for the student prior to starting or on the first day of training.
  • Provide the student with appropriate safety instruction necessary for the job.
  • Inform the JEA Administrator of any issues/concerns with a student worker

 

You can make a tax-deductible donation with a check made payable to Pro-Vision, Inc.

PLEASE MAIL THE CHECK TO:

4590 Wilmington Street

Houston, Texas 77051

Attn: Character Development Program

 
 

"Character is Powerful" - Booker T. Washington