Understanding the Public Employment Service Office

PESO starter kit: Guide to understanding the Public Employment Service Office

The PESO starter kit provides information about the Public Employment Service Office its core functions and operations. It presents ten simple steps to PESO institutionalization, grouped into phases. It also highlights best practices of well-performing PESOs that will serve as models to others.

The kit represents one of the many endeavours of the Department of Labor and Employment-Bureau of Local Employment (DOLE-BLE) to improve the capability of the PESO in serving as the main provider of intermediary services between the available manpower supply and demand at the community level. Only by transforming the PESO as the main employment brokerage facility of the country would alleviate the burgeoning concern on jobs-and-skills mismatch.