DENVER (CBS4)– Denver city leaders are connecting low income youth with job opportunities this summer.

The summer youth employment program offers a week of career exploration, life skills, job readiness training, and job placement.

You must be between the ages of 16 and 19 to participate. The pay is $8.23 an hour for up to 160 hours.

To register, go to http://syep2.eventbrite.com. Additional information and program registration is also available at www.Denvergov.org/youthservices.