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Jurgita Kuprytė 2008 02 12. SUPPORT TO ROMA EMPLOYMENT - Lithuania. SOPA and its activities. Established in 2006 Provides employment services for disadvantaged groups in Vilnius Our clients: people with disability, long term unemployed, older people, Roma

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Jurgita kupryt 2008 02 12

Jurgita Kuprytė

2008 02 12

SUPPORT TO ROMA EMPLOYMENT - Lithuania


Sopa and its activities

SOPA and its activities

  • Established in 2006

  • Provides employment services for disadvantaged groups in Vilnius

  • Our clients: people with disability, long term unemployed, older people, Roma

  • Principles: individual approach, supported employment


Supported employment

Supported employment

  • Assessment of skills and employment possibilities – clarification what the person wants and can work

  • Job search – job mediator and an unemployed search for a job that “fits” both sides

  • Job analysis and matching – adaptation of working environment to the needs of employer

  • Job coaching – job skills, social skills training

  • After care – support during the working period when needed


Factors of unemployment

Factors of unemployment

  • Don't know how to “sell” themselves (lack of self confidence)

  • Cannot get part time job

  • Have no qualification

  • Have little or no orientation in labour market

  • Gave up job search as “they will refuse to hire me anyway”

  • Negative attitudes, prejudges from the side of employer / colleagues

  • Lack of information about “unknown” groups

  • Fiercely competitive working environment


Services

FOR EMPLOYERS

Information about the candidate

Working conditions

Subsidies from state

“Guarantee” for the worker

Contact, solution of problems

Teaching job skills at working place

Diversity trainings

Services

FOR UNEMPLOYED

  • Evaluation of education, work experience, skills and limitations

  • Requirements for the working place

  • Preparation of CV, letter of motivation‏

  • Search for work places

  • Advocacy at the first meeting with employer

  • Support in the working place


Roma in lithuania baseline

Roma in Lithuania:baseline

  • Population about 3000

  • 46 % – up to 20 years old (2001)‏

  • More than 30 % of Roma aged 20-39 years don't speak Lithuanian (2001)

  • Level of illiteracy is 10 times higher (3,4 % versus 31%)‏

  • Bad school attendance

  • Unemployment

  • Drug trade

  • Segregated settlement in Vilnius


Support to roma employment lithuania

Roma survey 2007: At your opinion, which from the following reasons could be the biggest problem for you to get a job? (%)‏

Source: ETC / LVF / EQUAL Roma survey 2007


Support to roma employment lithuania

Employer survey 2007: which from the following candidates would get a job at your company (if all had the same qualifications and abilities to do the work?Percentage of: would not get, probably would not get

Source: ETC / Lietuvos vaikų fondas / EQUALRomų ir darbdavių nuostatosdėl romų integracijos į darbo rinką(2007 m.)‏


Support to roma employment lithuania

Critical factors for Roma employment

  • Motivation to take unqualified job with minimum wage

  • Advocacy with employer

  • Follow up support when the person is employed

  • Organisation of social help not directly related to work (children, social benefits, police, debts, etc.)

  • Training of co-workers


Support to roma employment lithuania

Jurgita Kuprytė

Tadas Leončikas

SOPA

www.sopa.lt

[email protected]

Tel. +37061600786

Fax. +37052784597

skype: sopa_lt

Thank you!


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