'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.
Two pupils from Falkland House, a residential school for boys of all ages who have Additional Support Needs and who find it difficult to cope in a mainstream educational environment, are set to take part in a work experience placement with the Scottish Government.
Scotland has recorded the largest increase in median full-time weekly earnings across the UK over the year, according to figures published by the Office for National Statistics.
The University of Glasgow Training and Employment Research Unit (TERU) research study provides a snapshot of the contribution of
the Third Sector to employability in the financial year 2013/2014.
Councillor Gordon Matheson, Leader of Glasgow City Council has announced a range of measures to tackle in-work poverty. They include using the council's procurement policy to reward companies which pay the Living Wage and do not employ staff on exploitative zero hours contracts.
This seminar builds on Inclusion’s high profile report from our Youth Employment Convention and draws on Inclusion’s considerable practical and policy expertise from a number of evaluations of youth employment programmes across the UK.
This Inclusion seminar will focus on ‘Help to Work’, a package of intensive measures launched in April 2014 to support the very long term unemployed into work. It will discuss, in depth, community work placements, intensive Jobcentre support and daily signing. It will be supported by case studies and expert analysis.
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