DG Employment TAP – Directory of Services

DG TAP’s directory provides information on services including training, support with job searches, health, money advice and more for all age groups as well as information from schools, partners and services working to support the development of skills for life, skills for learning and skills for work in our young people.
You can search for services by category, age or pipeline stage.
If you would like to register your service on this website, please complete the registration form here www.dgtap.co.uk/registration

Agencies wishing to refer a client to the DGTAP service should download and complete the form below.

Completed forms should be sent to ESS.referrals@dumgal.gov.uk

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We currently offer modern Apprenticeships in Retail, Customer Service and Business Administration at levels 2 and 3.
Our Assessors come out to your workplace and help you or your staff gain qualifications relevant to your organisation in the above occupational areas.
This is beneficial to the person who achieves the qualification and also to your organisation to grow your staff.

Age:
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry, Stage 5 - In-Work Support
Contact:
Sheila Mogg
  • The Hub
    24-26 Friars vennel
    Dumfries
    DG1 2RL
  • 07908251347

CITB is the industry training board providing funding for apprenticeships within construction. We are also the sector skills council and as a construction careers adviser my role involves a variety of talks around entering the industry plus team-building activities, links to employers for site...

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Irene Lang
  • 4 Fountain Avenue
    Inchinnan
    PA4 9RQ
  • 077 7468 5705

Community Jobs Scotland (CJS) provides jobs for unemployed young people aged 16 - 29. The jobs are with third sector organisations and deliver community benefit. The jobs are for up to 1 year. The programme specifically targets care-experienced young people, carers, young people with disabilities, young people with convictions and early service leavers from the armed forces. Referral to the programme is through DWP or SDS.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity, Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry
Contact:
Francis Harkin
  • Brunswick House
    51 Wilson Street
    Glasgow
    G1 1UZ
  • 0141 559 5026

Our aim Is to prepare individuals for employment, equipping them with the generic underpinning knowledge, transferable skills and competencies across occupational sectors, also to assist individuals to secure and sustain employment, obtain a Modern Apprenticeship, or progress into full-time...

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Sharyn Prendiville
  • 01387 734193

Dumfries & Galloway College offer Modern Apprenticeships at Levels 2, 3 and 4 in various sectors.

They are available for 16 to 24 year olds (we can occasionally offer MA’s to those aged 25 and over, please contact us directly for more information).

Modern Apprenticeships help employers to develop their workforce by training new staff, and up-skilling existing employees.

Age:
  • Adult 25+
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry, Stage 5 - In-Work Support
Contact:
Sharyn Prendiville
  • 01387 734193

Are you interested in learning but feel like you may not have time to attend college? Do you need some training or a qualification to progress to the next level of your career? Do you enjoy learning but may struggle to fit it in to your busy lifestyle? Are you looking for a flexible option to learn? Then Open Learning may be just what you are looking for. You can learn anywhere and at any time!
Dumfries and Galloway College provide a wide range of Open Learning courses...

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity, Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry, Stage 5 - In-Work Support
Contact:
Sharyn Prendiville
  • 01387 734193

Post employment training and support.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 5 - In-Work Support
Contact:
Sharyn Prendiville
  • 01387 734193

Short Certificated Courses and Bespoke Solutions available at Dumfries and Galloway College.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity, Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry, Stage 5 - In-Work Support
Contact:
Sharyn Prendiville
  • 01387 734193

18+ - Forklift Truck (cat B); Dump Truck (Cat B); Chainsaw Op (Cat B);; IOSH Managing Safely (Cat C); NEBOSH (Cat C); Offshore Emergency Response Team Member (Cat C). The courses will be job focussed, enabling candidates to successfully apply and obtain employment.
All ages - A variety of...

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry
Contact:
Sharyn Prendiville
  • 01387 734193

Do you work in a sector which requires you to gain qualifications? Perhaps you need a qualification to allow you to progress up the career ladder? Maybe you want to make your experience work for you and turn it in to a nationally recognised qualification. Or perhaps you enjoy learning?
Dumfries and Galloway College can help you achieve all of these and more. We offer SVQ’s in levels 1, 2, 3 and 4. Our assessors will visit you in your workplace at mutually agreed times. . .

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity, Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry, Stage 5 - In-Work Support
Contact:
Sharyn Prendiville
  • 01387 734193

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