40 years accompanying young people to enhance their growth and employability

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There are digital jobs that cannot be filled due to a lack of professionals.

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Julián Martín, Director of Regulated Training, shares his vision in this article. Formal education, and in particular formal higher education (university or vocational training) remains the preferred source of recruitment in large and medium-sized organizations. This perspective is gradually changing as the supply, demand and quality of formal vocational training ...

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New alliance to promote employment

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On October 14, Spin, Ford Motor Company’s micro-mobility company, and the Tomillo Foundation signed a collaboration agreement through the Incorpora program of “La Caixa” Foundation, to facilitate the labor market insertion of vulnerable groups, promoting a more inclusive and responsiblemobility. Filippo Brunelleschi, Spin’s Country Manager for Spain and Portugal, and ...

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Diageo’s Learning for Life program achieves 48% job placement rate

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We celebrate the graduation of 23 young people who have been part of this new edition of “Learning for Life”, a hospitality training program promoted by Diageo with the collaboration of Fundación Tomillo. Bartender training, specialized course in cocktails, for people with previous experience or training in the bartending room. ...

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We participated in the Digital Literacy Meeting BeJob

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On May 25 we participated in the 1st virtual meeting on Digital Literacy within the Cycle of Conferences on Innovation, Digital Skills and Employment, BeJob BeFuture. An enriching meeting where we had the opportunity to discuss about the different existing gaps in the context of digitalization, training and employabilitydiscovering how ...

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Offer a young person the opportunity to do an internship in your company.

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Internships are a fundamental pillar in the students’ training itinerary, connecting them directly with the reality in the company, enhancing their professional growth and increasing their chances of future employability. The current economic situation is causing the closure of companies and the added difficulty of finding companies where young people ...

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Ecorepair course, full speed ahead!

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At Tomillo we recycle and adapt training to the needs of the labor market in order to enhance the possibilities of insertion of the people we work with. This training is a clear example: course at Ecoreparto. It is a free, classroom-based course aimed at increasing the chances of job ...

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New project “Cooking opportunities, serving talent”.

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The Pelayo Foundation and the Tomillo Foundation have signed a collaboration agreement to carry out a project to facilitate the social and labor integration of young people, through training and pre-employment pathways in the field of hospitality. The project “Cooking Opportunities, Serving Talent” is part of a service aimed at ...

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The II Edition of Tomillo F5, a supportive and inclusive digital school, gets underway

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The Tomillo Foundation and the Factoría F5 association launch the second edition of Tomillo F 5, an innovative digital school, free of charge and aimed at people in vulnerable situations. In Spain, there are around 100,000 unfilled jobs due to a lack of profiles trained in digital skills. The challenge ...

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What is the education scenario in the midst of COVID-19? Interview with Ángel Serrano

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On June 2, the Virtual 2020 International Summit of the Teaching Profession was held for the first time in a virtual format. The Minister of Education and Vocational Training, Isabel Celaá, chaired the meeting dedicated to the responses of education systems to the pandemic, highlighting the accelerated process of digitization ...

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Renewed Learning for Life program partnership to improve employability in the hospitality sector

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Unemployed young people will be trained thanks to Learning for life, Diageo’s hospitality project in partnership with the Madrid Employment Agency, the Chamber of Commerce and the Tomillo Foundation. The program will train young people to improve their job opportunities in the hospitality sector, one of the hardest hit by ...

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