United Republic of Tanzania

Tanzania Employment Services Agency (TaESA)

Prime Minister's Office Labour,Employment,Youth and People with Disability

Background Information

Tanzania Employment Services Agency (TaESA) is a government agency established under the Executive Agency Act. No. 30 of 1997. It was established in the spirit of the government in converting some of its departments and units into executive agencies for the purpose of improving the delivery of public services, creating an environment conducive to efficient and effective management, improving the quality of employment services which was provided by the department of employment in the Ministery  Labour and Employment.

Major Functions of TaESA

Provide placement services to jobseekers and employers.Coordinate, provide and monitor cross-border placement services. Prepare programmes for providing employment services to the general public.Collect, analyze and disseminate Labour Market Information (LMI) to stakeholders and the general public.Promote the provision of job search skills training, career guidance and employment counselling.Regulate, register and monitor Public and Private employment service agencies.Promote the use of manual and automated Employment Services processing and analysis techniques.