To help first time jobseekers secure pre-employment documents and further increase the youth’s chances for employment, the Department of Labor and Employment, together with 18 other national goverment agencies issued the guidelines of the First Time Jobseekers Assistance Act.
The FTJAA seeks to help first-time jobseekers secure pre-employment documents which will lessen their financial burden in obtaining said documents.
Under the IRR, the DOLE, through this Bureau, head the Inter-Agency Monitoring Committee composed of identified agencies using a one country team approach in the enforcement and implementation of the Act.
- DOLE Labor Advisory No. 07 Series of 2020: Encouraging Private Establishments to Require Only Certified True Copy of the Pre-employment Documents from the First Time Jobseekers
Joint Memorandum Circular