Preparing for employment

Preparing for employment

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All learners are entitled to opportunities for developing skills for learning, life and work.

Vocational training

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Giving young people the opportunity to support their classroom learning by gaining practical skills in the workplace.

Skills for work

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All children and young people are entitled to opportunities for developing skills for learning, life and work.

Career education

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Find career education information and resources for Scottish schools.

Career opportunities in Gàidhlig

Career opportunities in Gaelic - Arts thumbnailWithin this resource you can access information about the various career opportunities available in Gaelic. 

More from Education Scotland

  • World of Work Online

    Videos of people talking about their different jobs and work activities to help young people to discover and explore a wide range of working environments.

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Other websites

  • My World of Work

    Resource from Skills Development Scotland packed with ideas for careers, links to courses and jobs, video clips of young people talking about their career choices and support for applying for jobs.

  • Employers engaging with young people

    This website from Scottish Government is designed to help employers understand the benefits of engaging with young people through Curriculum for Excellence and encourage them to get involved.