Students in Philadelphia can actually earn while going to school. They can do this by finding weekend jobs where, obviously, they only get to work during weekends. By doing this type of job, they will be able to earn extra money to add up to their allowances and they won’t have to ask their parents for money to buy the stuff they want.
Types of Weekend Jobs
Retail stores usually offer a weekend job for students. All they have to do is to fill out applications to apply for the position which can be done online or personally. The positions that are usually open for this type of job are cashiers or stock replenishment associates. Students can actually benefit from these positions not only from it competitive salary, but they will also gain effective communication skills as well.
• Restaurant Staff
Most students frequently work as a restaurant staff on weekends. This is primarily because restaurants have a lot of job positions that are waiting to be filled in. Students can bus tables or waiter/waitress for several hours – especially during peak times – on a weekend. More often than not, they are paid hourly by the owners. They will also gain communication skills for this job.
There are a number of students who enjoy studying and learning new things in class. These students have the potential to become a good tutor which they can use to earn extra cash. They may charge tutees hourly or for a fixed price per session. They will be able to impart their knowledge and everything they have learned about the subject matter to other person. One of the benefits of this job is that they do not have to work long hours.
• Babysitter or Housekeeper
Babysitting and housekeeping are two of the common jobs a student can take during weekends. However, this may not be on a regular basis depending on whether the employer hires them permanently or only on-call.
Driving a truck and be a very stable job. In order to drive larger trucks you will need to get your CDL. Dumpster Rental companies often employ 30-40 drivers to run their fleet of trucks. If you are looking for a driving job that does not require a CDl you can drive for a local junk removal company.