In accordance with the competences attributed to the General Secretariat for Vocational Training and, within it, to the Subdirectorate General for Guidance and Lifelong Learning in Royal Decree 498/2020, of 28 April, which develops the basic organic structure of the MEFP, the following functions, among others, correspond to the aforementioned Subdirectorate:
h) The design of strategies for the promotion of vocational guidance, the development of an integrated system of vocational guidance, in collaboration with other Departments, as well as the maintenance of portals, platforms and social networks to facilitate the exchange of information, experiences and resources in the field of vocational guidance and training.
i) The promotion of programmes aimed at facilitating the development of professional careers and access to professional qualification and requalification.
q) The design and development of actions that promote technical-professional learning throughout life, both through formal and non-formal education activities.
Contributing to the development of these functions, the MEFP participates in the European network EuroguidanceNew window External link, opens in new window of national resource and information centres for guidance, present in 34 countries. In Spain, the headquarters is located in the Guidance Service of the Subdirectorate General for Guidance and Lifelong Learning.
The launch of the Euroguidance Spain website is part of the actions of the Plan for Vocational Training, Economic and Social Growth and Employability, specifically in the extension of vocational guidance tools in the existing TODOFP platform (line 10.1).
1.Support the development of the European dimension of lifelong guidance.Salto de línea 2.Support the competence development of guidance practitioners and raise awareness of the value of international mobility of guidance practitioners.Salto de línea 3.Provide relevant and quality information that supports the development of professional competences of guidance practitioners.Salto de línea 4. Disseminate relevant initiatives in the field of guidance in its European dimension.
The aim of this website is to make available to guidance practitioners relevant and updated information on European initiatives, programmes and resources of interest and usefulness for the practice of career guidance.
The main actions of Euroguidance Spain in agreement with the Network are: