Work Ethics - W.E. Pro$per

W.E. Pro$per equips youth ages 13 to 17 for summer employment. W.E. Pro$per offers boys and girls monthly classroom training in:

  • career training
  • business ethics
  • etiquette

Student apprentices of our W.E. Pro$per Class of 2018-2019 are beginning their year of training and looking forward to next summer where they will gain valuable experience working at a variety of local business and agencies.


If you're 13-17 yrs. of age and interested in comprehensive job training that leads to guaranteed summer employment, upon completion, September 2019 is the time to apply for Work Ethics Pro$per's Class of 2019-20. To apply stop by our office at 501 S. Bucy for an application.


W.E. Pro$per begins in the fall and continues monthly through the academic school year. Upon successful completion of 22-24 hrs. of training, students are placed in summer-long apprenticeships throughout the city of Bartlesville.


Past places of employment include: Bartlesville Community Center; Knightsbridge Inc.; The Salvation Army; Boys & girls Club of Bartlesville; Richard Kane YMCA; OKWU; City of Bartlesville; Bartlesville Public Schools; and Tri-County Tech.





Students: You Can Be a Part of It

Student applications are available online here. Annual classes are selected in August, and begin training in September for jobs the following summer.


Adult Professionals: You Can Be a Part of It, Too

This program is an excellent opportunity for individuals and businesses to partner in preparing tomorrow's leaders for success.


You can help in a variety of ways:

  • Assisting with classroom training at the Center
  • Providing a summer site for on-the-job-training
  • Sponsoring one or more apprentices


Who leads W.E. Pro$per?

Westside Community Center Staff and Assigned Volunteers. 


To find out more about how you or your organization can participate, or to apply to become a W.E. Pro$per apprentice, contact the Center at (918) 336-6760.


Together, we can build a stronger Bartlesville.


501 S. Bucy Avenue
Bartlesville, OK 74003

(918) 336-6760

Open Mon-Fri

7:00 AM to 5:30 PM