The Maison de l’Emploi of Saint Brieuc covers a coastal area of 200,000 inhabitants. Its economy, besides a strong presence of administrative and trade jobs, is mainly based on agriculture, agro-industry, tourism and fishing. Unemployment remains below the national average.
The Maison de l’Emploi is co-managed by national and local organisations for employment and professional training. Its team of 5 experts observes economic development of the area of Saint Brieuc and closely aligns its provision and services to satisfy the skills needs of local businesses.
The Maison de l’Emploi was involved in the IMPRESS project to create a common response to the difficulties of integration in companies encountered by local people also facing personal and social difficulties and professional qualification deficits.