The Scottish Government will deliver new
employment support services from April 2017. Our services will be
entirely voluntary and will treat people with fairness, dignity and
Work First Scotland (WFS) will provide high
quality employment support for up to 3,300 people with a disability
in Scotland, who want and need help to enter and remain in work
Work Able Scotland (WAS) will support up to
1,500 starts for eligible people with a health condition who want
and need help to enter work.
The Scottish Government will introduce Fair Start
Scotland from April 2018. Our aim remains to create a
programme that is flexible, tailored and responsive to the needs of
This section gives details on Scotland's Devolved Employment
Employment help and support for disabled people.
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).
View the map to explore the regions
Services and support within each Local Authority, Jobcentre
Plus or Health Board area.
This section provides information about the pipeline, and the
different stages and interventions within it.
A selection of learning materials and case
studies currently used in employability.
Find out how it can support you.
Ambitious city deal will deliver opportunities across Edinburgh, the Lothians, Fife and the Borders.
Skills Development Scotland’s Exam Results Helpline will open on Tuesday 8 August as 139,000 students across the country receive their National, Higher and Advanced Higher results.
Public sector to do more to reduce inequalities.
Skills Development Scotland (SDS) has published an updated Equalities Action Plan For Modern Apprenticeships. This covers work against the objectives identified for the original Action Plan in December 2015.
Equate Scotland, in partnership with SSE and Skills Development Scotland, are hosting an informal evening of networking and career development workshops.
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