'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 DEMOS report – the first from the ESRC-funded Rethinking Incapacity project – assess the Work Capability Assessment and looks at how seven other countries assess incapacity.
The Business in the Community report is a call to action for business and government. It brings together data on age and provides recommendations to help people to stay in work for longer.
A conference was held in Edinburgh to look at ways of getting those with criminal convictions into work as figures reveal that 80 per cent of prisoners in Scotland were unemployed at the time they were sent to prison
A new partnership aimed at encouraging more ethnic minority groups to undertake Modern Apprenticeships has been launched during Scottish Apprenticeship Week.
The week highlights the benefits apprenticeships bring to businesses, individuals and the economy. Last year was the most successful week yet with over 160 events taking place across the country and 2015 is set to be even bigger.
SURF are hosting an Employability Workshop featuring the winner of last year’s SURF Award - WorkingRite Pioneers.
RT @flexiworkforce: We have been shortlisted for the Working Better award with Scottish Business in the Community: is.gd/x1VsO8
RT @WorkingLinks: We’re looking for partners to deliver ESF opportunities England programme with us. See here for more info ow.ly/Nh9wo