Employability Fund Stage 2
Funded by Skills Development Scotland the Stage 2 programme provides individuals with employability training throughout the Scottish Borders. The training runs for approximately 10-12 weeks for a minimum of 15 hours per week. A short work experience/placement will also be offered during the programme.
Employability Fund Stage 3
The Stage 3 programme is funded by Skills Development Scotland and provides opportunities to gain 8-10 weeks of work experience in a real working environment. Work experience placements are 24-30 hours per week and individuals have the opportunity to gain an employment based qualification. This programme is delivered throughout the Scottish Borders.
- Aged 16+
- Not in education, training or employment
- Living in the Scottish Borders
- Motivated and committed
- Willing to participate in work experience
Qualifications offered (SCQF level 3/4)
- Core Skills
- Personal Development
- Customer Care
- Practical Workplace Skills (Stage 3)
Individuals aged 16-18 may be entitled to a weekly training allowance and will receive help with travelling expenses.
For more information or application details, contact our Employment Support Service.