Across Scotland there are many people who struggle to find
employment. People can find it difficult because certain
barriers are placed in their way, either by an employer or because
of difficult personal circumstances - any particular reason
that inhibits an individual to become employable and earn a steady
income through the means of employment can be termed as a barrier
This section provides information on some of the main barriers
that people may face as they move towards and into work.
This section looks at managing money and how providers can
integrate financial awareness and support.
This section looks at relationships between work, poverty and
health and the impacts on people's lives.
Within this section you'll find further information on Tackling
Poverty and how this links wiht employability.
Rural areas in Scotland present a number of specific challenges
for service delivery.
Ensuring people have support to meet essential skills criteria
is crucial to long-term economic goals.