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

Anyone wishing to make a referral to the Employability & Skills team should download and complete the form below.

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

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SDS advisers engage with individuals to provide careers information, advice and guidance and to coach them to make a positive and sustainable transition into employment.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
  • School S1
  • School S2
  • School S3
  • School S4
  • School S5
  • School S6
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 1 - Engagement, Stage 2 - Barrier Removal, Stage 3 - Vocational Activity, Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry, Stage 5 - In-Work Support
Contact:
Juliet Campbell, Sylvia McDowall
  • Loreburne Shopping Centre
    High Street
    Dumfries
    DG1 2BD
  • 01387 272500
  • 01776 889793

SDS Advisers will support individuals to gain the career management skills that will enable them to progress to training, education and employment. The level of coaching support will depend on the needs of the individual. Individuals will be referred to suitable opportunities.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
  • School S1
  • School S2
  • School S3
  • School S4
  • School S5
  • School S6
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity, Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry
Contact:
Juliet Campbell, Sylvia McDowall
  • Loreburne Shopping Centre
    High Street
    Dumfries
    DG1 2BD
  • 01387 272500
  • 01776 889793

SDS Advisers will support individuals to gain the career management skills that will enable them to progress to training, education and employment. The level of coaching support will depend on the needs of the individual. Individuals will be referred to suitable opportunities.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
  • School S1
  • School S2
  • School S3
  • School S4
  • School S5
  • School S6
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 2 - Barrier Removal
Contact:
Juliet Campbell, Sylvia McDowall
  • Loreburne Shopping Centre
    High Street
    Dumfries
    DG1 2BD
  • 01387 272500
  • 01776 889793

SDS fund Modern Apprenticeships, Foundation Apprenticeships, Graduate Apprenticeships and the Employability Fund. SDS also fund training incentives such as Individual Learning Accounts.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
  • School S1
  • School S2
  • School S3
  • School S4
  • School S5
  • School S6
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 5 - In-Work Support
Contact:
Juliet Campbell, Sylvia McDowall
  • Loreburne Shopping Centre
    High Street
    Dumfries
    DG1 2BD
  • 01387 272500
  • 01776 889793

This service enables customers to create Email & Universal Job Match accounts with tuition in basic computing skills including an introduction to our On-line Basics course which uses interactive learning modules.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 1 - Engagement
Contact:
Bob Manderson
  • Burns House
    Harbour Street
    Stranraer
    DG9 7RD
  • 07585 714319

As an accredited City & Guilds Centre we offer the opportunity to complete our City & Guilds Level 3 Accredited award in Online Basics.
We offer 1-2-1 IT support to jobseekers with help given in creating and maintaining online UJ/ Email accounts, building CV’s, completing online...

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Bob Manderson
  • Burns House
    Harbour Street
    Stranraer
    DG9 7RD
  • 07585 714319

Through 1-2-1 or group support provide tuition in basic use of computer/ keyboard/mouse thus increasing confidence in IT use and support in creating and maintaining email & Universal Jobmatch accounts.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 2 - Barrier Removal
Contact:
Bob Manderson
  • Burns House
    Harbour Street
    Stranraer
    DG9 7RD
  • 07585 714319

Prevention - Smoking Matters prevention inputs aim to raise the awareness and knowledge on the impact tobacco can have on an individual and their families lives and to inform young people of the stop smoking support available to them.

Cessation – Increase knowledge as above and increase...

Age:
  • School S3
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 1 - Engagement
Contact:
  • NHS Dumfries & Galloway
    Gardenhill Primary Care Centre
    Castle Douglas
    DG7 3EE
  • 0845 602 6861

Soul Soup is a not-for-profit organisation designed to address the needs of young people facing mental health issues or who are at risk of having issues with their mental health. Issues. we deliver free counselling, support , activities and workshops.

Age:
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
  • School S1
  • School S2
  • School S3
  • School S4
  • School S5
  • School S6
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 1 - Engagement, Stage 2 - Barrier Removal
Contact:
Elisabeth Loose
  • 31b Castle street
    Dumfries
    Dumfries and Galloway
    DG1 1DL
  • 01387950813

Address the ever increasing demands for `work ready' individuals with the basic level of entry skills needed on todays busy dairy farms' our programme of practical skills training coupled with the Certificate of Work Readiness (CWR) will provide farmers with a powerful recruitment tool endorsed...

Age:
  • Adult 18-24
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Brian Williams
  • Barony Campus
    Parkgate
    Dumfries
    DG1 3NE
  • 01506 864800

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