4th September 2015
of Economic Development at the Ayuntamiento de Xàbia,
directed by councillor Cesc Camprubi, is to launched
the third edition of the employment workshop 'Xàbia
Impulsa', an training initiative to boost job opportunities
which has the support of the municipal water company
AMJASA and the Department of the Environment.
workshop is funded by the European Social Fund, the
Generalitat Valenciana's SERVEF and the Ministry
of Employment and Social Security and will provide a
six-month work contract to 16 unemployment people in
Xàbia to participate in a programme of theory
and practical training in a specialised field.
the third edition of Xàbia Impulsa, the students
will be trained as operators of water distribution systems
or as forestry workers. They will be contributing to
the existing continued work for the renovation and improvement
of the drinking water supply infrastructure or the cleaning
and reforestation of forest areas in the municipality.
selection of students will be carried out by SERVEF
from the registered unemployed in Xàbia as will
that of the four people who will be responsible for
the management of the six-month workshop in the form
of a monitor for each specialty, a support teacher and
basic training. The basis for qualification can be found
on the municipal website in Agencia de Desarrollo Local
first two editions of Xàbia Impulsa saw students
complete courses in water distribution systems, plumbing
skills and restoration of masonry including
work on the iconic windmills of La Plana.