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Students' Summer Work Opportunities 2017 for Social Work Students

Note: Applications are now closed.
 
The provision of Summer Work Opportunities for Students is again being facilitated by the Students' Maintenance Grants’ Board, Ministry for Education and Employment in collaboration with the Foundation for Social Welfare Services, which incorporates Aġenzjia Appoġġ, Aġenzija Sedqa, LEAP Community Resource Centres and Aġenzjia għall-Ħarsien tat-Tfal.  Selected students will be assigned to one of the  agencies within the Foundation’s responsibility.
 
Who may apply
Stipend-eligible University students who have just finished their Second or their Third Year in a Social Work course are welcome to apply.
 
Online Application
Detailed information about this scheme can be found at
http://education.gov.mt/en/Pages/SMGBStipends/Schemes.aspx after following the relative link leading to the Summer Work Opportunities Scheme for Social Work Students
Students interested to apply, should submit the online application at https://edurecruitment.gov.mt/ and attach the scans of both sides of their Identity Card. 
Failure to submit the requested information properly, including the requested scans, may disqualify students from the scheme.
 
Summer Work Dates
Summer Work under this scheme will be performed in two phases.
The first phase is scheduled between the 5th July and the 3rd August, whilst the second phase is scheduled between the 24th July and the 18th September.
Two separate online applications will be created: one for each phase.
 
Applications will open on Friday 24th June  2017 at 9:00. 
Closing date for applications is Tuesday 27th June 2017 at noon.
 
Remuneration and Entitlement
Remuneration for Summer Work as described in this scheme is set at an hourly rate of €7.92.
 
Jobsplus
Students are to ensure that once assigned with an employer, their employment is registered with Jobsplus via the Engagement Form as per Legal Notice 110/1993.  The Jobsplus Termination Form must be submitted at the end of the summer work. 
 
Failure to register a Commencement or a Termination of a job may result in incorrect data being shown on the Jobsplus Employment History.
 
Other Notes:
• Please note that students receive the bonus and any other benefits such as pro rata vacation leave, sick-leave (against presentation of medical certificate) and income supplement on a pro rata basis.
• Vacation leave which is not availed of till the end of each work phase is non-refundable.
• Foreign Students must check with the Jobsplus Corporation whether they require a valid permit enabling them to work in Malta.
• This application form is specifically for the Summer Work Opportunities for Social Workers and will not be considered for any other scheme.
 
For further details kindly contact:
Mr Herbert Penza  / Ms Anna Grech / Ms Antoinette Micallef / Ms Elaine Bonnici
Tel: 2598 2319 / 2325 / 2326 / 2330     
E-mail: administration.mede@gov.mt