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An overview of the strategic and operational partnerships in Scotland.

A selection of learning materials and case studies currently used in employability.

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  • 16 April 2014

    Employment levels are at their highest since records began with 2,575,000 people over 16 now employed in Scotland, according to labour market figures released by the Office for National Statistics.

  • 16 April 2014

    Scotland’s Modern Apprenticeship programme is to be expanded with a new target that will give 30,000 young people a year the opportunity to achieve a high level vocational qualification within a real job, First Minister Alex Salmond has announced.

  • 16 April 2014

    Over 56,000 households have been helped by the Scottish Welfare Fund, during its first nine months of operation. Between 1 April 2013 and 31 December 2013, a total of £18 million was allocated, providing a safety net to households in a disaster or emergency and helping people set up home or stay in the community rather than being in care.

  • 16 April 2014

    New research by SAMH shows people are becoming increasingly depressed because of the impact of welfare reforms