Are you aged 16-24, thinking about a career in Youth Work, Link work or Call advisor, claiming Universal Credit and looking for paid work experience to help you get into employment? Dumfries and Galloway Council in partnership with Kickstart have the ideal opportunity for you. 


Dumfries & Galloway Council, South Ayrshire Council and the regional food groups in Ayrshire and Dumfries and Galloway are working with local employers to create opportunities for young people in the Food & Farming sector.

This 12 month paid opportunity will provide...

Are you aged between 16 – 30, unemployed and interested in a
career within the hospitality industry?
Find out more and register at: ...


If you have learning disabilities, learning difficultiesand/or autism then we want to listen to you

Book now:

Music: 10-11am on Mondays

Storytelling: 11am-12 on Tuesdays


This role involves you assisting the Community and Learning Development workers in the planning, development and delivery of youth provision, in response to the local needs of young people and the Children, Young People and Lifelong Learning Workplan.

The duties...

Modern Apprentice – Roads Skilled Operative (4) (Fixed Term Contracts)
Dumfries and Galloway
£6.45 - £8.72 (National Living Wage dependant on age of candidate

We have 4 roles available across Dumfries and Galloway, with our Roads...

Modern Apprentice – Motor Vehicle Technician (2) ( Fixed Term Contracts)
Dumfries (1) and Lockerbie (1)

£6.45 - £8.72 (National Living Wage dependant on age of candidate)

We have 2 roles available:

• 1 x Garroch Workshop, Dumfries
• 1 x...

The Scottish Government’s Young Persons Guarantee is additional funding as part of the No-One Left Behind model, knowing that young people are more likely to be affected by the impact of Covid 19 on the labour...

Information and updates from the DFN Dumfries and Galloway ProjectSEARCH interns on what they have been doing during lockdown whilst on the programme. 

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The Scottish Union of Supported Employment is the lead partner in the Disability Employment Gap Public Social Partnership (PSP) which has been commissioned by the Scottish Government.