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Labour market report

LABOUR MARKET REPORT

The report developed by ASM Market Research and Analysis Centre Ltd.

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Labour market report Contents
The Labour market in Poland – an introduction ............................................................................... 3 Employment in Poland................................................................................................................... 4 The level of unemployment............................................................................................................ 5 Wages and salaries and labour costs .............................................................................................. 9 Level of education........................................................................................................................13 Projection of the labour market for the coming years .....................................................................17 Examples stimulating local labour market ......................................................................................18 Executive summary......................................................................................................................20

The report developed by ASM Market Research and Analysis Centre Ltd.

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Labour market report

The Labour market in Poland – an introduction
The main tasks within the framework of formulating labour-market policy in Poland lie with national administration. These operations are regulated on the basis of an array of Acts and legal regulations. In order toefficiently combat unemployment different institutions and organisations were created. The basic legal Act which determines employment policy is the Act of 20 April 2004 on the promotion of employment and labour market institutions. This Act sets out anew the rules for the functioning of labour market institutions. In Poland, the Ministry of Labour and Social Policy is responsible for policy in thefield of the labour market. In order to organise activities better and more efficiently in the aspect of the labour market, an array of regional and supra-regional institutions were created, on which the state ceded tasks within the frame of labour promotion. The most important ones include Public Employment Services, the Voluntary Labour Corps, employment agencies, and training institutions.Public Employment Services create district and voivodeship employment agencies. Their tasks are differentiated according to the level of self-Government and Government administration at which they operate. However, their main tasks are concentrated on giving help to the unemployed and to job seekers. Their main services include employment exchange, professional counselling, training and employmentsubsidising, as well as carrying out programmes which aim at supporting regional and local labour markets. Public Employment Services include 16 voivodeship and 3401 district employment offices. They employ approximately 18.6 thous. workers. The human resources potential of Polish PES as compared to the average of EU membership states is not satisfactory. From statistics it follows that at the end of2004 in Poland for one employment agent there were 1 850 unemployed, while in the EU for one worker in the employment services there were 300 unemployed. The main tasks of the Voluntary Labour Corps include the education and training of young people from poor social backgrounds. The resources of the VLC constitute 10 training and education centres, in which 1 300 young people can find help.Additionally, in 26 VLC training and education centres 3 000 participants find help. Employment agencies are non-public entities which render services in the field of employment exchange within the country and abroad, personal counselling and temporary labour. Training institutions are both public and non-public entities, whose main task is running extra-mural education. The do not operate on the...
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