Support for refugees in labor market integration

OPU informs about obtaining a grant from the resources of EU for support for refugees in labor market integration.

 The project called „ Support for refugees in labor market integrationreg.No.: CZ.03.1.48/0.0/0.0/18_090/0012310 is supported by the European Union, the Operational Program Employment. The project will last for two years starting on 1.5.2020 and ending on 30.4.2022.

 People included in target group of the project can in case of interest go directly to the relevant office or contact the mentors responsible for individual regions by e-mail or by telephone.

The opening hours are the same as the opening hours of the relevant office  (see contacts). It is important to make an appointment with the mentor. In case of non-ordering, there is a risk that the mentor will be in the field, with the client or won´t be present in the office in the given day for various reasons.

The target group:

only foreigners with the following residence statuses can be included in the project:

– asylum seekers, persoms granted asylum and persons with subsidiary protection

– other conditions for admission to the project:

  1. residence in: Central Bohemian Region, South Moravian Region, Moravian-Silesian Region, Hradec Králové Region, Ústecký Region
  2. another condition is that the foreigner must be either unemployed registered at the labor office or unemployed so – called inactive person, i.e.person who does not study, is not self-employed, does not receive an old-age pension

The following activities are offered for FREE within the project:

1) Orientation on the labor market, including guidance in browsing job offers and their monitoring

2) Help with CV, cover letter and practical training of interviews

3) Educational activities – a) individual Czech language courses; b) retraining courses; c) qualification courses

4) The possibility of psychologist support

5) Assistance and support in solving nostrification and solving entry fees to work

 As support measures we offer:

  1. the possibility of babysitting during activities of the project
  2. the possibility of reimbursement of the travel costs to activities of the project
  3. possibility of reimbursement of fees within the nostrification process (clients are being selected) 


Mentor for the Central Bohemian region and Ústí nad Labem region (operating in Prague):

Mgr. Štěpánka Stehlíková

e-mail: stepanka.stehlikova(z); phone: +420 730 158 779, +420 739 413 983

Mentor for the South Moravian Region (operating in Brno):

Mgr. Eva Kaličinská

e-mail: eva.kalicinska(z); phone: +420 731 448 938, +420 731 928 388

Mentor for the Hradec Králové Region (operating in Hradec Králové):

Mgr. Markéta Horváthová

e-mail: marketa.horvathova(z); phone: +420 733 121 186

Mentor for the Moravian-Silesian Region (operating in Ostrava):

Bc. Adéla Francírková

e-mail: adela.francirkova(z), phone: +420 604 221 035 

Project coordinator:

Mgr. Yvona Hofmanová

e-mail: yvona.hofmanova(z); phone: +420 733 121 186