About 300 recipients of the Special Program for the Employment of Students (SPES) underwent orientation and learned positive work values today prior to their deployment to the various offices in the City Government.
In his remarks, Mayor Felipe Antonio B. Remollo urged the 300 SPES program beneficiaries to do well in their assigned tasks, save the compensation they would earn and pay for their tuition fees during enrolment.
City Public Employment Service Office Manager Maria Socorro P. Mira said that SPES beneficiaries will work in the various offices of the City Government for the next 20 days and each recipient is entitled to receive P 9, 846.40 for complete attendance through counterpart scheme at 60% for LGU-Dumaguete and 40% for Department of Labor and Employment.