Ny Vekst og Kompetanse AS is the EQUAS National Representative in Norway. It is a non-profit competence company with branches centrally located at Kongsvinger, Sagstua in Nord-Odal and at Kirkenær in Grue municipality. The company was founded in January 2020 and has its head office at Kongsvinger.
The company conducts both service business and production. The primary task of the company is to help meet the need for vocational access and permanently adapted jobs in its district. The services and productions are organized so that the individual can get a good personal development based on their personal conditions.
Service recipients who need to increase their basic competence in the subjects of mathematics, reading, writing, information technology and oral skills, receive adapted classroom teaching in these subjects.
The Articles of Association purposes:
Provide a safe, meaningful and evolving arena for people who fall outside the ordinary working life, as well as offer qualifying services with the aim of helping all people to gain and retain paid employment.
The company and the owner municipalities will contribute to collaboration between NAV, voluntary organizations and local business to promote inclusion.
The company aims to improve the effect of social and welfare services, both from the perspective of the service recipient and society. Through teaching, development and research work, the company will be a supporter and competence provider for the health, education, and welfare sectors, as well as ordinary business. The company will provide local initiatives in the respective municipalities and in the region.
Vekst og Kompetanse
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