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May 2017

  • 5 July 2017
    Event, London

    The IntoWork Convention 2017 convenes on the brink of great change. The UK Government will commission a single Work and Health Programme and the sector is faced with challenges of delivering as public expenditure is ever more tightly controlled.

  • 4 July 2017
    Event, Glasgow, Gender Equality

    How your business can reap the benefits

  • 22 June 2017
    Event, Edinburgh, Young People

    This conference follows the completion of the Scottish Government’s governance consultation in January 2017 and the allocation of the £120 million Pupil Equity Funding scheme to schools.

  • 16 June 2017
    News, Young People, Skills Development Scotland

    Construction company receives youth employment award

  • 15 June 2017
    News, Apprenticeship, Young People

    The number of Modern Apprenticeship starts increased to 26,262 and exceeded the 2016/17 annual target, new statistics have confirmed.

  • 15 June 2017
    News, Health, Careers

    Figures published today show that Scotland’s NHS has more staff than ever before, up by over 12,300 WTE under this government.

  • 15 June 2017
    News, Recruitment, Business

    A business incubator centre in Hawick will help Borders businesses establish themselves and grow, thanks to a £3.6 million funding package.

  • 15 June 2017
    News, Employment, Labour Market, Scottish Government

    The latest quarterly Scottish Government Workforce Information statistics have been published today by Scotland’s Chief Statistician. These statistics cover the numbers of workers, staff sickness rates, and the diversity of staff, up to the most recent quarter ending March 2017.

  • 15 June 2017
    News, Employment, Labour Market, Scottish Government

    Public Sector Employment Statistics for Scotland, released today by Scotland’s Chief Statistician, show that there were 543,000 people employed in the public sector in Scotland in Q1 2017.

  • 15 June 2017
    News, Unemployment, Minister for Employability & Training, Labour Market

    Scotland’s unemployment rate has fallen to match the lowest rate in 25 years.