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Glasgow City

Partnership Info

Area Overview

  • Population: (c) 621,000
  • Location: West Central Lowlands
  • Size: 175 square kilometres

Key Contacts

Community Planning Partnership Aims and Structures
details of these can be found within the Glasgow Single Outcome Agreement 2009-2010.

Local Employability Website
The Jobs and Business Glasgow website (Formerly known as Glasgow's Regeneration Agency (GRA)) aims to increase the competitiveness of Glasgow's residents in the job market. It provides information for local jobseekers, employers and those working within local employability services.

Management Information System
Glasgow currently use Cognisoft Gtrac. This system is used principally to record client pathway movements and to audit contractor performance, compliance, and managing payments.

Key Documents

Employability Strategies / Action Plans / Business Plans


NOMIS Local Authority Labour Market Profiles
The Glasgow Labour Market Profile profile brings together data from several sources, and includes information on employment/ unemployment, economic inactivity, employment by occupation, qualifications, earnings by residence, out-of-work benefits and jobs (total jobs/ employee jobs). 

Skills Development Scotland  
Skills Development Scotland have prepared local labour market information and intelligence for each of the unitary authorities in Scotland that includes:

Scottish Neighbourhood Statistics (SNS)
SNS Standard Area Profile covers a range of small area statistics including information on health, education, poverty, unemployment, housing, population, crime and social / community issues at the data zone level and above.

Community Health Partnership Profile

Assurance and improvements plans 2012-15
Assurance and Improvement Plans set out an assessment of performance risks for each council in Scotland.  AIPs are valuable at highlighting themes about which councils should be working to provide themselves - as well as their LAN - with assurance that risks to performance are being managed effectively. Follow the link to view the Glasgow Assurance and Improvement Plan.

Case Studies

Here you can read case studies giving details of different programmes and success stories in the area:

Further Information

Here you can find documents and news stories about initiatives that have taken place in the local area.

Local Services