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July 2017

  • 28 November 2017
    Event, Glasgow

    Be part of the debate with everyone involved in improving the employability and skills offer of local people.

  • 1 November 2017
    News, Minister for Employability & Training, Scottish Government, Employment

    The number of mums in work while their children were aged five and under, increased over a six-year period, new research has found.

  • 31 October 2017
    News, Young People, Homelessness, Skills

    Venture Trust works with individuals struggling to overcome chaotic, challenging and disadvantaged life circumstances and offers them a range of programmes to build confidence, motivation and core life skills needed to progress in life, learning and work.

  • 26 October 2017
    News, First Minister, Gender Equality, Business

    New measures to support women in enterprise have been announced by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.

  • 9 October 2017
    News, Youth Employment, Scottish Government, Statistics

    The Scottish Government has fulfilled its commitment to reduce youth unemployment by 40%, four years ahead of schedule.

  • 4 October 2017
    News, Employment, Minister for Employability & Training, Scottish Government

    Contracts worth up to £96 million have been awarded to organisations across Scotland to help people find and stay in work.

  • 3 October 2017
    News, Employer, Minister for Employability & Training, Training

    The Flexible Workforce Development Fund will be available to organisations across the private, public and third sectors who are subject to the UK Government’s Apprenticeship Levy.

  • 2 October 2017
    News, Internships, Skills Development Scotland, Work Experience

    Life science students from all over Scotland descended on Glasgow Caledonia University (GCU) this week to celebrate the completion of their 12-week internships at some of Scotland’s most innovative science firms.

  • 21 September 2017
    News, Scottish Government, School Leavers, Youth Employment

    1700 pupils are already taking part in the programme in 161 schools across Scotland.

  • 20 September 2017
    News, Apprenticeship, Skills Development Scotland, Young People

    Skills Development Scotland’s careers hub has opened at the Scottish Learning Festival.