The Department of Education announced the launch of a summer work program for low-income but eligible pupils. The Special Program for Student Employment is a yearly labor recognition program. According to a DepEd official, all of the jobs available via the summer program are clerical and office-related.

DepEd Summer Jobs Requirements - SPES

DepEd Summer Jobs Requirements

  • At least 15 years old but not more than 25 years old;
  • Combined annual net income after tax of parents, including the applicants’ income, if any, should not exceed the latest annual regional poverty threshold level for a family of six as determined and provided by the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) which is at PhP143,000.00;
  • Has an average passing grade during the last school/term attended.

All Applicants should possess skills necessary in office setting.

SPES interested applicants must bring the following:
  • Resume with picture (preferably 2x2)
  • Photocopy of birth certificate
  • Photocopy of Certification by the School Registrar as to the applicants’ last enrollment and average passing grade or a copy of the original class cards or Form 138
  • Photocopy of the latest Income Tax Return (ITR) of both parents or, if non-fillers, photocopy of BIR certification that both parents are exempted from payment of tax.
  • And for Out-of-School-Youth (OSY), a photocopy of the certificate of good moral character issued by the authorized barangay official where the OSY resides.

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