'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.
Find out how it can support you.
The Gingerbread report focuses on single parents’ experiences of working and finding work in today’s labour market to help understand how single parent families are faring during the ‘age of austerity’.
New research from The Prince's Trust and HSBC indicates that business leaders are facing skills gaps, threatening to hamper economic growth.
UK employers say they are struggling to recruit, yet hundreds of thousands of unemployed young people are desperate for work. We need to work together to up-skill the workforce of the future.
Up to 80 jobs could be created for people with disabilities through a £2 million Scottish Government investment. This is being matched with financial contributions from Falkirk Council and Haven Products Ltd over the next two years.
New figures reveal areas as diverse as Watford, north Dorset and the Shetland Islands to be leading the charge against outdated stereotypes of older workers and flying the flag for fuller working lives.
One Glasgow Reducing Offending and the Third Sector Forum are holding a networking event. We hope the event will help the One Glasgow Reducing Offending workstream build links with Third Sector organisations that are working with young people involved in offending.
Voluntary Action North Lanarkshire will host its latest round of Voluntary Sector Locality Network Events across North Lanarkshire for volunteers, voluntary sector organisations and other key partners to come together to share key information.
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