PYES Recruitment 2021/2022: www.p-yes.gov.ng | How To Apply
PYES Recruitment 2021/2022: www.p-yes.gov.ng | How To Apply: The Federal Government is pleased to announce to the general public, particularly young minds, that the Presidential Youth Empowerment Scheme (PYES) Recruitment for 2021/2022 is ongoing
774,000 jobs will be created via the 2021/2022 Presidential Youth Empowerment Scheme (PYES)
Which is aimed at creating empowerment opportunities through direct youth empowerment over a minimum period of two years.
What are the Functions of PYES? 2021/2022
Train and empower youth to have the capacity to empower at least one other youth within his/her immediate community.
Fight the scourge of criminality and drug abuse among the youth by empowering them to be productively engaged.
Build the capacity of the youth to enable them to take charge of their wellbeing and future by building their assets and realizing their potentials.
Enhance production, productivity and value addition for new and existing urban and rural entrepreneurs across the 774 Local Government Areas in Nigeria on a sustainable basis.
Create and grow wealth among the ever-increasing youth population of Nigeria.
Reduce unemployment among Nigerian youth by creating over 774,000 empowerment opportunities.
Integrate into the mainstream of government policies, programs, and national budget youth development.
Contribute to GDP growth through the development of Micro, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (MSMEs).
Guarantee sustainable income for the Nigerian youth.
Integrate into the Economic Diversification policy of the Federal Government of Nigeria the youths of Nigeria.
Help achieve the financial inclusion strategy of the Federal Government of Nigeria.
Categories PYES include;
ICT and Mobile Money.
What are the Benefits of Joining PYES?
A national skills qualification certificate.
A computing device that contains all the necessary information for a specific engagement.
Requirements for PYES Application 2021/2022
One must be able to communicate in the Basic English language and or any local Nigerian Language.
Be able to provide a Second Level Beneficiary (SLB) to qualify for benefits from the initiative.
One must possess a provable upright character and a stable mind alongside.
One must be a Nigerian Male or Female between the ages of 18 – 40 years.
One must provide a means of identification (I.e., National Identity Card, International Passport, and Permanent Voters Card).
One must complete a guarantors’ form on the PYES website, www.p-yes.gov.ng.
One must be able to secure the endorsement of a local government official.
Be able to provide a guarantor preferably a religious leader or a community leader.
One must possess the capacity to transfer knowledge and mentor other youths within and out of one’s community.
PYES Training and Empowerment Entail
Beneficiaries of the Presidential Youth Empowerment Scheme will be made to undergo training in various vocational skills such as Information technology, agriculture, fashion, technology acquisition, catering, and other sustainable vocations.
Afterward, the successful trainees will be equipped with Seed Empowerment Tools (SETs) such as rice mills, branded mobile kiosks, poultry accessories, mobile restaurants, farm implements, tents, and even photography units.
The Seed Empowerment Tools (SET) will be given to beneficiaries of the program after gaining practical skills which they are expected to grow and use in empowering other members of their community further.
Another program under the PYES initiative which is of utmost importance is the P-YES Seed Incubation Program (PSIP).
This program is anchored on the principle of two for one. That is, each of the 774,000 beneficiaries is expected to reproduce at least one beneficiary over a period of 12 months after being empowered with a seed business tool.
Apply for PYES Recruitment 2021/2022
PYES recruitment portal is at www.p-yes.gov.ng
Registration is free, so signup for an account if you don’t have one.
You can also connect your social handles such as Twitter or Facebook.
Register your State of residence and LGA of residence.
You can hover over to your profile and update it; you can update your bank account details and other information as you wish.
Upload all necessary documents and submit your application.
Interested and qualified?
Go to Presidential Youth Empowerment Scheme (P-YES) on p-yes.gov.ng to apply