Adult 18-24

PACE (Partnership Action for Continuing Employment)

Contact:
Juliet Campbell (Skills Development Scotland), Idris Dean (Employability and Skills Service)
Age:
  • Adult 25+
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
  • Stage 5 - In-Work Support

PACE is the Scottish Government’s initiative dedicated to helping individuals and employers with the advice and support they need when faced with a redundancy.

PACE is the Scottish Government’s initiative dedicated to helping individuals and employers with the advice and support they need when faced with a redundancy.
 

Annandale & Eskdale
Stewartry
Nithsdale
Wigtownshire
Getting job ready 
Job search
Seeking advice 
Facing redundancy

Better Lives Partnership Castle Douglas

Contact:
Carolyn Kennedy, Project Co-ordinator
  • 43 Cotton Street
    Castle Douglas
    DG7 1AS
  • 01556503888
  • 07593443480
Age:
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
Area:
  • Stewartry
  • Wigtownshire
  • Stage 1 - Engagement
  • Stage 2 - Barrier Removal
  • Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
  • Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry
  • Stage 5 - In-Work Support

Better Lives Partnership's (BLP) flagship Bridge to Employment Project (B2E) gives autistic young people a structured programme of person-centered accredited training in their area of interest and expedrtise, work related skills to prepare them for their next steps towards employment, self-employment, education, training or volunteering.  Operating in both Castle Douglas and now in Stranraer we welcome young people from across the region.  

In addition to our B2E Projects in Castle Douglas and Stranraer we also offer the Bridge to Business Programme (B2B).  This has been developed to facilitate and support some of our entrepreneu

Stewartry
Wigtownshire
Getting job ready 
Business startup
Completing applications
Current job vacancies
CV preparation
Employability workshops
Get ready for work vacancies
Interview techniques
Job search
Modern apprenticeships
Personal development
Sector Specific Training
Training for work
Volunteering
Wider achievement
Work experience
Seeking advice 
Business support
Careers advice
Health and wellbeing
Housing Support
Literacy & Numeracy
Money advice
Support for disabilities