Data Act: Commission proposes measures for a fair and innovative data economy
01 August 2022
The European Commission proposed new restrictions on who can use and access EU data across...
The Ministry for Education and Employment has in the past years introduced the concept of Career Exposure Experience (CEE) for secondary school students. The idea is to provide one-week-long opportunities for Form Four students to undergo placements and be exposed to the world of work. The job profiles are matched with students to give them a taste of the labour market and particularly the type of job they are aspiring to seek in the future. This experience also supports students by providing them job-seeking skills as well as understanding what would be expected in industry whilst
developing skills beyond what is learnt in the classroom, such as soft skills. The past experiences of this programme has also shown that a number of students identify themselves with particular employers and actually seek them out when they eventually embark on their chosen career path at post-secondary level.
Businesses are encouraged to provide opportunities to host such students for such a brief period which would support their development particularly within the context that these students are tomorrow’s labour force.
The main sectors for placement being sought are the following:
The Malta Chamber of SMEs represents over 7,000 members from over 90 different sectors which in their majority are either small or medium sized companies, and such issues like the one we're experiencing right now, it's important to be united. Malta Chamber of SMEs offers a number of different services tailored to its members' individual requirements' and necessities. These range from general services offered to all members to more individual & bespoke services catered for specific requirements.
A membership with Malta Chamber of SMEs will guarantee that you are constantly updated and informed with different opportunities which will directly benefit your business and help you grow. It also entails you to a number of services which in their majority are free of charge and offered exclusively to its members (in their majority all free of charge).