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Other education staff or staff working in higher education


10.Management and other education staff

10.6Other education staff or staff working in higher education

Last update: 27 November 2023

Other education staff categories working in higher education mostly are career guidance counsellors and librarians.

Education and training requirements to these categories of staff is autonomy of higher education institutions. Conditions of service cannot contradict to general labour legislation requirements.

Some higher education institutions and colleges in Latvia offer study programmes for career guidance counsellors and for librarians. For instance, Latvia Culture College at Latvia Academy of Culture offers a study programme for prospective library information specialists qualified to work as librarians in education institutions.

Additional information about career guidance support in higher education in Latvia you may find in article about Guidance and Counselling in Higher Education.