'employability' refers to the
combination of factors and processes which enable people to
progress towards, move into, or stay in employment and to move on
within the workplace.
"As many have affirmed over the years, work is a
timeless and universal principle of quality of life"
"The object of living is work, experience, happiness…there
is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished
"Employment is nature's physician and is essential to human
An overview of the strategic and operational partnerships in
A selection of learning materials and case
studies currently used in employability.
Services and support within each Local Authority, Jobcentre
Plus or Health Board area.
View the map to explore the regions
This section provides information about the pipeline, and the
different stages and interventions within it.
Women's participation in the labour market contributes
significantly to the Scottish economy.
Find out how it can support you.
Vital Spark is an initiative designed by social enterprise agency Firstport to help revitalise local areas in Argyll and the Islands.
Cabinet Secretary for the Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Keith Brown welcomed the statistics, but emphasised there was “much work to do” to create and protect jobs in light of challenging economic conditions.
Education Secretary John Swinney met with students and staff to hear how Forth Valley College is preparing the next generation of specialists for Scotland’s leading science technology sectors.
The Work Foundation report looks at the evidence surrounding peer support, with is the process through which people with similar experiences support one another, both emotionally and practically.
This free half-day SURF Awards workshop event in Edinburgh provides an opportunity to explore successful current approaches towards inventive methods within employability initiatives.
The Conference will discuss the latest developments in welfare policy as well as explore how rights to social security can support children’s rights to achieve the goal of ending child poverty.
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