The overall objective of the WS the organization of events that will give the possibility to the Trainers, Romani children and Youth and families to receive more information about the employment and re-skilling opportunities

The aims of the initiatives are to help the trainers, Romani youth to receive more information about the apprenticeships, on-the-job training and self-employment opportunities.  The PUSH EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES initiative includes the organization of the following events:

  • Training local events on economic empowerment and employment opportunities:  Local events including trainings about the communication skills, behaviors during work interviews, possibilities to work in the EU countries, employment right in different countries and including the organization of an employment fair with future company providers.
  • Training courses for Roma Youth: aiming at information and re-skills for self-employment. The events includes modules about creation of won small business, funding opportunities, mentoring opportunities, social entrepreneurship, IT literacy, development of literacy skills, introduction to existing programmes and services.

Based on the project planning will organized 9 local events on economic empowerment and 18 courses with the participations of about 1800 attendees

 

Two Training Courses for Roma youth

The general objective of the action is helping young people to receive information about employment opportunities and participating in re-skill workshops. Activities to be done by every organization involved:

  • Two Training Courses for Roma youth : at least 50 participants in each

These courses should be aimed at getting useful information and skills for self-employment. The events will be with one day durations and will involve modules about creation of own small business, funding opportunities, mentoring opportunities, social entrepreneurship, IT literacy, development of literacy skills, Introduction to existing programmes and services.

POSSIBLE TARGET GROUPS: Roma aged up to 40 years old.

PLACE:  At partners’ institution, in another institution or in/near a Roma context

POSSIBLE TARGET GROUPS: Direct contact or through mediators, posters, press, associations, social services, local employment agencies

TIMETABLE: One-day event including one training and a fair event.

MODULES: Future possibilities of employment, Education options, Work experience, Working abroad, Employers in the region, CV and motivational letter, information about work office and social services

INTRODUCTION TO EXISTING PROGRAMMES AND SERVICES: IT literacy, basic IT skills, work with computers, how to use computers in daily life, searching for jobs// Strategies of entrepreneurship and of self-employment, ways of obtaining funding or grants for the entrepreneurship and the self-employment// Communication skills; Listening skills; Cooperative skills and conflict management; Employment opportunities for Roma; Community building and social enterprises

TRAINING PROVIDERS: PAL experts and/or external experts

 

Organized events

To be announced soon