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DOLE-X coaches 1,500 students during the 4th A Happy MisOR Student Leadership Program on Career Guid

Claveria, Misamis Oriental --- Last September 1, 2017, the Department of Labor and Employment, Regional Office No. X (DOLE-X), thru its Eastern Misamis Provincial Field Office (EMO PFO), conducted a career coaching activity to 1,500 Senior High School students from 111 different schools in Misamis Oriental during the 4th A Happy MisOR Student Leadership Program held at University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines, this municipality. The activity was in coordination with the Saangguniang Panlalawigan, thru the Office of Vice Governor Joey G. Pelaez and the Department of Education (Divisions of Misamis Oriental, Gingoog City and El Salvador City).

 

It has been the mission of DOLE to promote gainful employment opportunities to every Filipino worker. With the recent labor market information and advancement of technology, DOLE facilitated different means to address the issues of job-skill mismatch and competencies of a Filipino worker especially the youth. Thus, Career Guidance Advocacy Programs (GACP) bridges the gap between education and work. It also assists youth in making appropriate career-related compatible with their interests and abilities.

 

“These programs are beneficial to the youth who are said to be the future workers. Through these, the youth will be guided on what courses are appropriate for them based on their interests and abilities especially to those who are still undecided on what they really want,” DOLE X- EMO PFO Chief Errol A. Natividad said.

 

Moreover, the current labor market information - the in demand jobs were presented.

 

Additional discussions were the PhilJobnet, an online portal of the government under the supervision of DOLE, which Filipino workers can check for job postings by companies and the newly implemented Philippine Talent Map Initiative (PTMI), an online assessment which aims to categorize the level of skills among the members of the workforce.

 

End/Safrali S. Cabili/DOLE-X EMO PFO

 

 

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2017-09-04
JOFFREY M. SUYAO




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