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AS Youth Employment

Vocabulary for Youth Employment

aprobar to pass (exams)
apuntarse al paro to sign on (the dole)
el/la asalariado/a employed person, salaried employee
asumir la responsabilidad to take responsibility
la beca grant
el buen dominio good command
buscar alianzas to look for partners
capacitado qualified
cobrar el paro to claim unemployment benefit
competir to compete
el consejo advice
el contrato basura poorly-paid short term contract
crear tu propia empesa to start your own business
el/la empresario/a businessperson
el esfuerzo personal personal commitment
espabilar to wise up
la formación profesional vocational training
formarse to train
el fracaso escolar failing/dropping out of school
el/la funcionario/a civil servant
futuro digno a worthy future
las grandes empresas big companies
hacer negocio con to do business with
hacer un esfuerzo to make an effort
el/la niño/a mimado/a spoilt child
el/la nini (ni trabaja, ni estudia) NEET
la nota mark, result
la ONG (organización no gubernamental) NGO (non-governmental organisation)
la oposición state-organised exam for a state-sector post (e.g. civil service)
el paro unemployment
los PyMEs (pequeñas y medias empresas) small and medium businesses
un puesto de trabajo job, work position
quedarse sin trabajo to be out of work
reciclarse to retrain yourself
la reforma laboral labour reform
el sistema educativo education system
la competencia cabability, skill
competitividad competitiveness
contrato a tiempo parcial part time contract
contrato de prácticas work placement
contrato de prueba, contrato temporal temporary contract
contrato no remunderado unpaid contract, unpaid work
demandas del mercado market demands
la empresa familiar family business
la formación acorde con training in tune with
herramienta informática IT tool
hostelería hotel managment
opportuniades laborales work opportunties
los recursos humanos human resources
cobrar to get paid
cogerse una excedencia to take unpaid leave
faltar al trabajo to be absent from work
hacer malabarismos to juggle
hacer una pause to take a break
jornada completa full working day
jornada laboral working day
jornada reducida reduced working day
organizarse el propio horario to choose your own working hours
Created by: alg_modlangs