Today’s economic climate is forcing Social Enterprises to become less grant-dependent and more self-reliant. This introductory workshop is ideal for those responsible for generating income on a day-to-day basis or those who must now adapt to the “new economy”. The workshop will cover the...

Training available:

A 16 week course to learn new skills to prepare for employment within the textile sector.

Training will initially cover:

  • Hand sewing
  • Machining
  • Mending

Training will be provided at the Centre of Excellence in Textiles in...

Location: Stranraer College, Lewis Street, Stranraer
Date: 21st March 2019
Time: 2 - 2.30pm (Quiet Time) & 2.30 - 4pm

Quiet time will be for candidates who prefer a quieter environment.

DWP are hosting a Meet the Boss Event in Stranraer College.

Employers and...

Interested about Foundation, Modern or Gradute Apprenticeships?

Dumfries & Galloway College are hosting a Meet the Apprenticeship Family event on Tuesday 5th March from 4-7pm.

What is it?

Scottish Government figures show that in-work poverty is rising. 52% of working age adults in poverty are now from working households and it is no longer the case that work by itself is a route out of poverty.

In Scotland,...

£250,000 of Tackling Poverty PB funding is being made available during 2018/19 to projects developed by community groups and local people that aim to tackle poverty by helping others make ends meet and challenging child poverty.

Project proposals are being invited from...

Call Katy McBride at DGHP on 01387 702140 or Sharyn Prendiville at D&G College on 01387 734193 for more information.

Click here for the application form.


We can help support you to create CVs, look for work, fill out application forms and provide advice on interview techniques.

Our dedicated team can help build your confidence, overcome barriers to employment, provide...

I am delighted to let you know that we will be holding our annual Stewartry Careers Event at Castle Douglas High School on Thursday 29th November between 9.30am and 2.30pm.  Doors will open for set up from 8am onwards.  Light refreshments and lunch will be provided....

Jobs and Opportunities Fair in Annan on 4 October 2018

Facing redundancy or looking for employment?  Come along to the Jobs and Opportunities Fair on Thursday 4 October from 11am - 3pm at Victoria Halls Complex, Downies Wynd, Annan, DG12 6EE.

It’s a...