Thank you for your interest in applying to be a Play Captain. Please READ THIS DOCUMENT CAREFULLY and answer ALL of the questions. This application should take about 15-20 minutes to complete. REMEMBER THIS IS OUR FIRST IMPRESSION OF YOU, so it's your chance to show us you can be professional!

In Philadelphia every summer, there are over 500 streets designated as “Play Streets”, which are streets closed off to traffic where neighborhood children can receive a meal and play together. In order to make those Play Streets more playful, Fab Youth Philly ( created the Play Captain Initiative (, which is a summer job for teens. Those teens will create and lead play activities on a number of Play Streets throughout Philadelphia. This summer (2021) Play Captains ALSO lead games at a small number of parks & playgrounds. You can learn more by reviewing both of those websites.
*Attend training and orientation;
*Create safe, fun environment where kids can play all kinds of games on designated Play Street;
*Create and facilitate games for kids of all ages;
*Adhere to all health and safety guidelines implemented by Fab Youth Philly and WorkReady

• 15-19 years old on or by July 1st
• Willing to be out doors in all kinds of summer weather
• Must love to play all kinds of games!
• Able to work independently AND on a team
• Problem-solver
• Enjoys thinking of new ways to do things
• Able to give directions clearly
• Some work with children is desired, but not required.
• Patient, Reliable & Responsible
• Able to get around Philadelphia independently

JOB DATES: July 6-August 13, 2021
PAY RATE: $9.00/hour (120 hours total)

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* 1. Do you have an address in or go to school in the 19104 zip code?
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