take employment

See: engage, occupy
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One company which tackles this matter and works to encourage people to take employment back in Africa after working overseas is Africarecruit, an initiative taken by the Commonwealth Business Council (CBC) to build robust and enduring productive capacity throughout the continent.
Facilities enabling her to take employment full-time or for long, well-paid part-time hours until her children leave school would make the biggest difference.