What do I need to attain a Student Work Permit in Rhode Island?

    • Be at least between the ages of 14-17 years of age
    • Have Intent to Employ Minor Form signed by Parent/Guardian & Employer
    • When Intent to Employ Form is completed, it is to be presented and delivered by minor in person or sent via email.
    • It will be processed & ready to be picked up the next business day.
    • Have an acceptable proof of age i.e. (Birth Certificate, RI State Identification, RI License, Baptismal Certificate, Passport, (Please see additional acceptable proof of age listed on Intention to Employ Form)
    • Have a job pending




    Click here to download the Intent to Employ Minor form

    This form must be completed and returned to the Working Papers Office.

  • Contact Us


    Juanita Sanchez Educational Complex

    Student Affairs Office
    182 Thurbers Avenue

    (401) 456-9293


    Questions? Please email Lisa Pope at: lisa.pope@ppsd.org