Youth, employers sought for summer jobs program

BATAVIA, Ohio (May 2, 2016) – Clermont County Job and Family Services and its partner Easter Seals TriState are looking for both youth and employers to participate in the 2016 TANF Summer Youth Employment Program. In 2015, almost 100 young people and 40 employers participated in the program in Clermont County.

There is no cost to employers — Easter Seals TriState is the employer of record and responsible for payroll and administration.

Youth must be 14-24 years old and meet certain household income requirements. If you are interested in working this summer, and earning $10 an hour, contact JFS Director Judy Eschmann by phone at 513-732-7212 or e-mail her at The application packet is located at

Employers who are interested should contact Sophie Charlton with Easter Seals at 513-309-7493 or

(Photo: Paige Knechtly worked at Clermont Senior Services in 2015 as part of the Summer Youth Employment Program.)

Program last year a success