The State Employment service is the only Ukrainian
society public institution on the basis of social insurance which provides the
wide range of free of charge services to citizens as for their employment and
to employers as for labour force supply.
Today human potential of State Employment Service has 15490
employees who provide social services in 637 employment centers throughout the
The State Employment Service of Ukraine has absolutely
gained international acceptance through becoming a member of World Association of Public Employment Services
- WAPES (August 2003).
Over 20 years of employment services are developed and
• the system of social
protection against unemployment insurance principles;
• the system of social
• The system of staffing and training of personnel
• modern information
•material and technical basis has been created to deleiver social services to the population and employers.
Constantly improving the legal framework, expanding
the forms and methods of information work.
During 20 years of employment service activities:
• used the services - 25 million unemployed;
• employed - more than 12 million job seekers
• training and skills gained
- 2 million unemployed;
• participated in paid public works - 4.3 million.
Creation in Ukraine of social protection on the basis
of insurance - an important social asset which was made last decade. The social insurance model which was chosen by Ukraine
incorporates the functions of the Fund of compulsory state social insurance of
Ukraine in the event of unemployment and the State Employment Service.
The Fund was established in 2000. Formation of its
budget is due to contributions of employees, employers and other sources.
Through the principles of tripartism
(the managing Board consists of representatives of insured persons, employers
and those of the state), is provided in the democratic management of social
The main types of social services and financial
support provided by the State Employment Service - Executive Board of the Insurance
• finding suitable work and assistance in finding
• information, counseling
services dealing with employment;
• career guidance, training,
retraining and advanced training;
• the organization and
financing of public works for the unemployed;
• the payment of unemployment
• one-time support payment for
the unemployed to organize business;
• payment of financial assistance
to the unemployed.
The creed of State Employment Service: "Employer
- customer number 1."
Today Employment Service provides employers different types
of services. The main thing in this cooperation - the
formation and preservation of the personnel of each company, organization,
Best practices in providing of unified national standarts in the social sphere are new technologies of
State Employment Service. These are the Only
technology of social services and Analysis System of the State Employment Service.
The main purpose of the introduction of such technologies - creating the
conditions for an effective, operational needs of job seekers and employers.
Due to the usage by the State Employment Service of the up-to-date
technologies, its activities remain relevant under any conditions of labour market.
in Ukraine there has been founded the institute of
Personnel Training for the State Employment Service in order to develop
vocational competence of the State Employment Services personnel. It belongs to
the institution of higher education of advances studies for the specialists of
State Employment Service. Annually more than 2000 executives and specialists
acquire there knowledge and skills with regard to the
modern providing of services to the population and employers, master new models
and methods of contemporary management.
One of the main principles of the national employment policy
- is international cooperation. His priorities - integration of Ukraine into
the EU, in cooperation with ILO, UNDP and other international organizations in
Ukraine, employment services of foreign states, study of international