Welcome to the JEM website

JEM is an initiative aimed at supporting VET trainers & organisations to develop and share best practice in providing high quality, practical job seeking support to new and/or temporary migrants  → Read more about JEM

The JEM toolkit provides information and tools to support the employment of migrants. They combine the experience of both partners and migrants involved in JEM.

Soft skills  |  Entrepreneurship  |  Coaching skills

Language Skills | Interculturality

JEM 4th Newsletter

Our 4th Newsletter is out

Learn all about our Madrid Workshop and read what has been in the news.

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Madrid workshop in pictures

Our 4th meeting was organised by UPTA in Madrid on 9th and 10th of April 2015.

The meeting focused on:

  • Design thinking:
  • Mind-mapping, Marketing my skills. Hands-on and groups work:

  • English for non-native speakers:


  • Business strategies and cultural differences:


JEM meeting in Madrid

The next JEM meeting will be organised by UPTA in Madrid on 9 and 10 of April. The following items are on the agenda:

  • a design thinking workshop on entrepreneurship;
  • a mind-mapping hands-on session: marketing my skills;
  • a sample of teaching English to non-native speakers;
  • how to elaborate business strategies built on cultural differences.

To participate contact UPTA.

JEM 3rd Newsletter

Learn more about our workshop in France and discover interesting facts and figures!

Download the newsletter here.

Le Puy workshop in pictures

Introduction of the day:

Preparation of presentation in small groups:

Presentation of the sub-groups work:

Adding value from our own culture:


Next meeting in France

The Greta du Velay will welcome JEM partners on 17-18 november 2014.

Two workshops open to the local practitioners will take place on monday the 7th:

  • 10h-12h30: Supporting the development of language skills for employment of migrants.
  • 14h-17h00: Supporting VET trainers working with migrants through intercultural learning.

You are not a project member and you want to participate please contact us.

The meeting place is on 27 boulevard du Président Bertrand - 43000 Le Puy.

Map of the itinerary from the train station

JEM 2nd Newsletter

If you have not received it yet by mail, the 2nd newsletter is now available. It gives information about: 

Download JEM Newsletter n°2

JEM 2nd meeting, in Spain

Our 2nd meeting was organised by UPTA in Granada on 3rd and 4th of June 2014.  Two workshops were organised, focusing on:

  • Supporting migrants entry into the labour market through self-employment
  • Coaching skills for trainers supporting new migrants in job seeking/employability.

Venue : Calle Fray Leopoldo de Alpandeire, 7

JEM 1st Newsletter

The first JEM newsletter is available for downloading

Learn more about the partners involved in the project, the motivation behind JEM and get details on our first workshop in Sheffield!


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