United Republic of Tanzania

Employment Services Unit (TaESA)

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

Background Information

Tanzania Employment Services Agency(TaESA) therefore, is an Executive Agency established on 1st July, 2008 by G.N. 189 of 2008 under the Executive Agencies Act. Cap 245 R.E. 2002 for the purpose of improving the delivery of public services, creating an environment conducive to efficient and effective management, and improving the quality of employment services which were provided by the then Ministry of Labour, Employment and Youth Development.

Major Functions of TaESA

Connecting jobseekers to employment opportunities, Coordinating, facilitating and monitoring cross-border placement services, Collecting, analysing and disseminating Labour Market Information (LMI) to stakeholders and the general public, Providing job search skills training, career guidance and employment counselling, Providing Consultancy on employment services related issues