Daily Archives: July 25, 2017

Marking a Decade of Career Conversions for the Property &Facilities Management Industry

The Real Estate & Construction Centre and Real Estate & Construction Academy (RECC & RECA) celebrates a decade of equipping mid-career professionals with essential knowledge and skills to join the Property & Facilities Management industry. RECC & RECA has been growing and deepening the competencies of existing industry practitioners for more than two decades. The thriving industry faces a growing demand for professionals with the industry know-how and offers good jobs with career advancement opportunities. Held today at the Devan Nair Institute for Employment and Employability, Guest-of-Honour, Manpower Minister Lim Swee Say, officiated the graduation of the 10th and 11th cohort of the Property Executive Career Conversion Programme. Over 500 PMETs have undergone training and graduated from RECC & RECA’s career conversion programme since May 2006, and have b ...

Early Childhood Sector Looking for More Educators in Singapore

Early Childhood Sector Looking for More Educators in Singapore

Plans are underway to recruit 4,000 more professionals into the Early Childhood Care and Education industry by 2020.  NTUC’s e2i (Employment and Employability Institute) and the Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA) jointly launched the early childhood e-career fair. Over 1,000 jobs in the Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) industry will be on offer by more than 30 participating employers. The e-career fair, which runs from 4 July–15 September 2017, is part of the Early Childhood Manpower Plan announced in October 2016 that aims to recruit 4,000 more ECCE professionals by 2020. This is the first e-career fair specifically for ECCE done by e2i. While conventional career fairs have limitations such as jobseekers’ time availability, recruiting employers’ limited resources and the time limit of physical career fairs, e-career fairs provide jobseekers with easier access to ...