Today 38 unemployed people over 30 are starting to work to strengthen municipal departments

The LABORA grant, which amounts to 752,138 euros, has allowed the hiring of these people for a period of 12 months full time
The Councilor for Development and Employment in the Torrevieja City Council, Domingo Paredes, has reported that since today, Wednesday, December 1, a total of 38 unemployed people over 30 years old, belonging to the ECOVID 2021 program, have begun to work in the consistory. It is a program of employment subsidies for the hiring of unemployed people of at least 30 years of age by local entities, within the framework of the Operational Program of the European Social Fund 2014-2020 of the Valencian Community (Avalem Experience Plus).

All of them will carry out works or services of general interest, reinforcing municipal services and departments such as Sports, Social Services, Education, Statistics, Personnel, Intervention, Hiring, etc.

To carry out these contracts, the Torrevieja City Council has received a grant from LABORA (Ministry of Sustainable Economy, Productive Sectors, Commerce and Labor), co-financed by the EUROPEAN SOCIAL FUND, of 752,138.28 euros and which has allowed the hiring of these 38 people for a period of 12 months on a full-time basis.

This program, together with the initiatives for training, innovation, business aid and the promotion of entrepreneurship, is part of the actions that the Torrevieja City Council, through the Local Development Agency (ADL), is carrying out to improve employment opportunities of the unemployed people of the town and the economic reactivation to alleviate the COVID 19 crisis.