'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.
Working women contribute significantly to the Scottish economy
but they can face particular challenges. For more information and
the work of the Strategic Group on Women and Work (SGWW).
Find out how it can support you.
The Resolution Foundation report attempts to understand the concerning finding that millennials who have entered work so far have made no earnings progress on generation X before them.
The Scottish Parliament Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee are undertaking an inquiry into the gender pay gap in Scotland, and need your help.
Getting people into work.
The funding for Community Jobs Scotland (CJS) will support up to 700 new job opportunities for 16 – 29 year olds. The support will be targeted at groups who face significant difficulties finding employment – including carers, young people with experience of care, those with disabilities, and young people with past criminal convictions.
The conference will reflect on the financial health of Britain today. It will examine how credit regulation; and the design and delivery of financial services, financial capability support and debt advice all need to be adapted to better help people meet the challenges posed by the current economic climate.
Organised by Skills Development Scotland (SDS), the campaign celebrates the benefits apprenticeships bring to individuals, businesses and the economy.
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