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Information as of 21 Feb, 2017

Goal

Increase the number and quality of jobs

5 strategy tasks

  • Expanding and innovating Seoul-type public jobs
  • Public job launch process
  • Expanding new job realms
  • Creating good workplaces
  • Forming the job expansion foundation

Public

City Safety
  • 3D indoor space modeling establishment project → 150 (Information Planning Group’s Spatial Information staff)
  • Damaged trees in forest restoration project → 250 (Green City Bureau’s Nature Ecosystem Department)
Citizen Assurance
  • Children’s transportation safety instruction project around schools → 120 (City Transportation Headquarters’  Pedestrian Bicycle Department)
  • Going Home Safe Scout Project → 500 (Women & Family Policy Center’s Women & Family policy staff)
Citizen Care
  • Our town children’s care captain → 150 (Women & Family Policy Center’s Birth and childcare staff)
  • Local care center’s childcare helper → 415 (Women & Family Policy Center’s Children and Youth staff)
  • Children’s home’s house chore helper → 61 (Women & Family Policy Center’s Children and Youth staff)
  • Disabled welfare helper project → 220 (Welfare & Health Center’s Disabled Welfare Policy Department)
  • Elderly companion service case management project → 600 (Welfare & Health Center’s Elderly Welfare Department)
Liberal Arts City Seoul
  • Visiting liberal arts life education courses → 400 (Education Cooperation Bureau’s Life Education Department)
  • Seoul New Taekliji Project → 100 (Education Cooperation Bureau’s Life Education Department)
Social Innovation
  • Young Innovative Leader Cultivation Project
  • Seoul Energy Designer Cultivation Project → 150 (Climate Environment Headquarters’ Energy Citizen Cooperation Group)
Public labor jobs
  • For the Informatization Project, Service Support Project, Environment Repair Project tasks, etc.

Private

Jobs for youth
  • Seoul Job Creation project → 100 (Institute for Economic Promotion’s Job Policy Department)  
  • Cultivate creative experts → 109 (Institute for Economic Promotion’s Economy Policy Department)  
  • Expand high school graduates’ open employment → 1,500 (Institute for Economic Promotion’s Startup/Employment  
  • 10,000 Gvalley job project → 2,000 (Institute for Economic Promotion’s Economy Policy Department)  
  • Become jewelry experts → 50 (Institute for Economic Promotion’s Economy Policy Department)  
  • Become the town book cafe manager → 25 (Seoul Library)  
  • Become MICE experts → 20 (Cultural Tourism Design Headquarters’ Tourism Project Department)  
  • Become Seongsudong handmade shoe artisans → 40 (Cultural Tourism Design Headquarters’ Design Policy Department)  
Jobs for women
  • Enterprisecustomized jobs for women → 500 (Women & Family Policy Center’s Women & Family policy staff)  
  • Housewife Finding My Job (nanny) Project → 600 (Women & Family Policy Center’s Birth and childcare staff)  
  • Become a marriage immigrant tourism interpretation helper → 30 (Cultural Tourism Design Headquarters’ Tourism Policy Department)  
  • Become a housewife craft artisan → 100 (Women & Family Policy Center’s Women & Family policy staff)  
Jobs for senior citizens
  • Babyboomer Generation Life Double Cropping project → 1,400 (Welfare & Health Center’s Elderly Welfare Department)  
  • Cultivate Senior Social Contribution Leaders → 20 (Welfare & Health Center’s Elderly Welfare Department)  
Jobs for minorities
  • Cultivate the homeless selfsupport project group → 30 (Welfare & Health Center’s Selfsupport Department)  
  • Train disabled social rehabilitation instructors → 74 (Welfare & Health Center’s Disabled Welfare Department)  
  • Seoul Hope “App” Academy → 20 (Welfare & Health Center’s Welfare Policy Department)  
  • Cultivate disabled pet beauty experts → 20 (Welfare & Health Center’s Elderly Welfare Department)  
Jobs for general citizens
  • “Coop City Seoul” Activate coops  
  • Cultivating social enterprises through customized support for each development stage
  • Cultivating local communitybased town enterprise
  • Cultivating shared business
  • Creating foreigner tourism city B&Bs
  • Cultivating city agriculture experts  
  • Create jobs for apparel·fashion industry  
  • Cultivate universal designers

Related facility

1. Seoul Employment+ Support Center

  • Strives to find the perfect job for each and every citizen of Seoul

  • The first Seoul Metropolitan Government employment institution opened in January 2009; it is currently in operation with more than 20 expert consultants who offer professional consulting in various fields, job placements, and start-up consulting.

  • Location :1st floor, Euljiro Annex, Euljiro 1-ga, Jung-gu (Subway Line No. 2, Euljiro1(il)ga Station)
  • Operating hours :9 am ~ 6 pm (Mon. ~ Fri.)
  • Contact :1588-9142

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2. Support startups

Those who have items for startups but did not get to have a go due to lack of experience and funding or those who failed after going into business without sufficient preparation, including those who have just graduated from high school and who wish to start a business rather than go to college, can all get help from the Seoul Metropolitan Government and successfully start their own business or have a second go at it if they have enough passion and enthusiasm.