Angus Skills Team – Employability Fund Stage 3

Angus Council Skills Team are looking for employers to partner up with on the Employability Fund Stage 3 programme.  Supported by Skills Development Scotland, EF3 is a 12 week employability programme developed for the 16–21 age group and is at no cost to the employer offering the work placement opportunity.

The programme has been designed as a partnership opportunity with industry, where the trainee will undertake a work placement giving them invaluable work experience whilst also completing a SCQF Level 4 Qualification (Certificate of Work Readiness).

What you get

  • A trainee who has a genuine interest in your industry and is looking for an opportunity to prove themselves
  • 1:1 support from a Skills Advisor for both your business and for the trainee over the 10 – 12-week period
  • The opportunity at the end of the work placement to either offer a Modern Apprenticeship to the trainee or paid employment

What we need

  • A job description with duties that the trainee will be carrying out
  • The ability to come on site regularly to support the trainee through their qualification, as well as support the employer offering the work placement
  • A minimum commitment of 10 weeks at 20 hours a week for the trainee

To find out more, contact Lesley Walker.

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