Irish unemployment levels are around 13 %, comparing to just 5% in 2005.
You can the CSO check the CSO website here for a breakdown by year/month.
Below is the outline of a new governmental programme.
JobFit is a free 13-week programme of training for unemployed people to help them improve their skills and find a job.
JobFit, funded by the Labour Market Activation Fund of the Department of Education and Skills, is delivered by TBG Learning in partnership with National Learning Network – both Rehab Group companies. It’s a free 13-week full-time programme of training for unemployed people to help them find a job.
With over 25 years’ experience in helping people get back to work, TBG Learning understands the many barriers people come up against when looking for a job. It can be a real challenge knowing where to look, how to apply and how to make an application stand out. The JobFit programme offers free training that leads to nationally recognised qualifications, work placements with local employers and tailored support and guidance to aid people in looking and applying for jobs.
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