Services of the POVIAT Labor Office
For the investors who will create new jobs places, the costs of employing and training the newly employed will be refunded by the Poviat (Local) Labour Office.
- Internship at the employer’s seat – the unemployed person can acquire practical skills by performing tasks at the workplace without entering an employment relationship with the employer. Starosta (head of district authority) can send the unemployed for the workplace internship which lasts no longer than 6 months. Starosta can send the unemployed who are below 30 years of age for the workplace internship which lasts up to 12 months. During the internship, the unemployed person is entitled to a scholarship in the amount of 120% of the unemployment compensation, from which pension, disability, and accident contributions are deducted.
- Intervention works – unemployed may be employed for intervention works, the employer receives a refund of some of the costs – part of the costs incurred for remuneration, awards and social security contributions; max. 6, 12, 18 or 24 months.
- Cost reimbursement of full or partial equipment of a work-stand – reimbursement for the expenses of equipping or adding supplementary equipment to the workstation of an unemployed person referred by the labour office can be requested by an entity operating a business, non-state kindergarten, non-state school, a producer of agricultural products, nursery or children’s club, entity providing rehabilitation services. Reimbursement for the expenses of equipping or adding supplementary equipment to a workstation may amount to no more than 6 times the average wage as of the date of the agreement.
- Grant for creation of job in the form of telework – Starosta can award a grant for creation of job in the form of telework to an employer. The employer awarded the grant has to employ a jobless parent with a min. one child under the age of 6 or a jobless person caring for a dependent person or a jobless person caring for disabled person, concurrently with fulfilling additional conditions.