Support into employment

Employability Fund - Stage 2

We are contracted by Skills Development Scotland to deliver this programme through 12 week training programme for 16 - 24 year olds. 


  • Aged 16 to 24 years of age
  • Not in education, training or employment
  • Wanting to progress onto a positive destination
  • Motivated and committed
  • Willing to participate in work experience (where applicable)
  • Realistic and open minded in thinking about a range of job opportunities
  • Living in the Scottish Borders

How it works

  • Delivering a 12 week training programme, minimum 15hrs per week
  • Covering various locations in the Scottish Borders
  • Short work experience will be offered towards the end of the programme

Qualifications offered

  • SCQF Level 3 or 4
  • Employability
  • Core skills
  • Personal development

Individuals may be paid a Young Person's Allowance of £55 and will receive help with travelling expenses.

For further information or application details please contact the Employment Support Service.