Welcome to TAEN

TAEN - The Age and Employment Network works to promote an effective labour market that serves the needs of people in mid and later life, employers and the economy.

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We direct individuals looking for employment, who want to change direction, develop their careers or undertake training to relevant organisations and a number of useful resources. View the individuals section


50+ Lives: TAEN Launches Video Case Studies

As part of its European Social Fund Technical Assistance Project, TAEN has commissioned a series of videos in which older workers relate their individual experiences. The case studies focus on three key themes relating to extended working lives: Still Working, Seeking Work and Active Ageing. 

The first videos to be released feature five people who are still working. They are available on the new TAEN ESF Media Centre.



The 'Missing Million': Employment Challenges of the Over 50s

The International Longevity Centre, The Prince’s Initiative for Mature Enterprise (PRIME) and Business In The Community have embarked on a…


Latest conference


TAEN Seminar on Intergenerational Working

This seminar, which has been rescheduled from 3 November 2014, will tackle some of the issues relating to intergenerational working. It…



Older Workers Employment Statistics: October 2014

The latest employment statistics for the period covering June to September 2014.  

50+ Works

A good practice guide for welfare to work providers supporting 50+ jobseekers. Visit www.50plusworks.com