Scotland’s first fully devolved employment service will start delivering flexible and tailored support from Tuesday 3 April.
200 new posts this year at recruitment firm.
Recruitment is now open for the first jobs with Scotland’s new social security agency.
80,000 more people in employment compared to pre-recession.
April’s event will feature expert speakers who will detail every stage of recruiting and managing apprentices. Sessions will explore funding and recruitment processes, reasons for recruiting apprentices and what it is like to be an apprentice.
The Perthshire pupils are currently studying Foundation Apprenticeships in subjects including engineering, social services – children and young people and business skills.
Work First Scotland and Work Able Scotland, 2017, Quarters 1, 2 and 3.
John F McClelland CBE, Chair of Skills Development Scotland (SDS) made the comments as he pledged backing for the new approach to economic development in the region during a meeting of the SDS Board at Spark Energy in Selkirk.
Skills Development Scotland (SDS) careers services scored grades of very good and good across all categories in an Education Scotland review published on Friday.
A £500,000 fund to promote equality within the workplace has been opened by Employability Minister Jamie Hepburn.
Organised by Paisley’s Skills Development Scotland careers centre, in partnership with West College Scotland, the event gave young people the chance to discover the benefits Foundation, Modern and Graduate Apprenticeships.
The number of people in employment increased by 7,000 over the quarter with 2,662,000 people in employment in Scotland.
More than 3,500 new work-based learning opportunities will help boost Scotland’s economy and give young people a head-start in their careers.
The UK’s largest fully integrated forestry company received the Award at its Dalbeattie sawmill earlier this month.
At least 28,000 new apprentices will be trained next year, with increased support for rural areas and key sectors.