Working Papers

Getting a first job is an important and exciting step!

If you are under 18, you will need documents called Working Papers to start working.

How to Get Working Papers

Click here to download and print the required form.

Paper copies are available in the Upstairs Counseling Office.

  1. Complete these sections before submitting your forms to HHS:

    Section A - Applicant will complete this section; parent signature is required.
    Section B - Applicant will have this section completed by the employer.
    Section C - Applicant will have this section completed by their Physician.
    Section E - Fill in last grade COMPLETED
    Section F - Student should sign
  2. Email the form (with sections A-F completed as described above) and a copy of proof of age (birth certificate or passport) to Mrs. McClaughry at [email protected]  You can also bring your documents to Mrs. McClaughry in the upstairs counseling office.

  3. Mrs. McClaughry will certify the documents and return them to the student.

PLEASE NOTE: In accordance with the NJ Dept of Education papers must be completed in their entirety. Incomplete submissions can be rejected by the Dept of Labor. It is the applicant's responsibility to fulfill the requirements of the Certification form.

APPLICANTS MAY NOT BEGIN WORK UNTIL THE APPLICATION HAS BEEN PROCESSED.