DG Employment TAP – Directory of Services

DG TAP’s directory of Services provides information on services like training, job searches, health, money advice and others 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.

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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Support for Sbwa: Sector-based work academies (sbwa) and Work Trials.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry
Contact:
Eunice Hughes
  • 0845 6043719

Let’s Get Sporty is a not for profit social enterprise based in Dumfries & Galloway. We provide young people with training, mentoring and employment opportunities through the delivery of sport & physical activity.
Our programme is very unique and individual to the person doing it. We can provide support for people looking to do various fields, not just sport. These can be things like marketing, admin, selling, events management and more. We provide the support for YOU and what YOU want to do.

Age:
  • Adult 25+
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
  • School S3
  • School S4
  • School S5
  • School S6
Area:
  • Nithsdale
Stage 1 - Engagement, Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry
Contact:
Dayne Moore
  • Lets Get Sporty
    Georgetown Community Center, Georgetown
    Dumfries
    Dumfries and Galloway
    DG1 4DF
  • 07838909524

Life Skills Centres have an extensive employability foot print with 28 centres within the 32 local authority areas in Scotland, within our Dumfries Centre we have many services to offer clients including fully accredited training courses including Health and Safety , CSCS,  Food Hygiene , World Host Customer Service , SQA Core Skills and Employability Award SCQF Level 3 to name a few .Life Skills Centres also have Modern Apprenticeships contract in Dumfries 

Age:
  • Adult 25+
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
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:
Scott McGill
  • 166-168 High Street
    Dumfries
    DG1 2BA
  • 01698 456 800 / 01387 340 510

Sector specific training; CSCS, H&S, Food Hygiene, Manual handling, First Aid, Chainsaw, Forklift, and other qualifications related to employment opportunities. Modules on employability skills e.g CV, Interview Skills etc

Age:
  • Adult 25+
  • Adult 18-24
Area:
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry
Contact:
Anne Clark
  • 1st Floor
    70 Buccleuch Street
    Dumfries
    DG1 2AA
  • 5 Hanover Street
    Stranraer
    DG9 7SB
  • 01387 262721

Provision will be delivered through a mixture of small group sessions and individual support. It will include a wide range of interactive activities including team building, issue based work (healthy living, healthy working lives), financial management and job-search related skills (making a CV...

Age:
  • Adult 25+
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
Area:
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 2 - Barrier Removal
Contact:
Anne Clark
  • 1st Floor
    70 Buccleuch Street
    Dumfries
    DG1 2AA
  • 5 Hanover Street
    Stranraer
    DG9 7SB
  • 01387 262721

Prepare learners for employment by equipping them with the knowledge, skills and competencies required to secure and sustain employment. Learners will work towards the Certificate of Work Readiness and complete qualifications at SCQF level 4 including: Responsibilities of employment; Dealing...

Age:
  • Adult 25+
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Anne Clark
  • 1st Floor
    70 Buccleuch Street
    Dumfries
    DG1 2AA
  • 5 Hanover Street
    Stranraer
    DG9 7SB
  • 01387 262721

We provide volunteering and work experience opportunities, supporting people with barriers to employment into experience of working in a team. Where possible we give volunteers and work experience staff opportunities to receive accredited training.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 2 - Barrier Removal
Contact:
Alis Ballance
  • Old Church Depot
    Annanside
    Moffat
    DG10 9HB
  • 01683 221847

Provide local jobs, work experience and training within the green sector.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry
Contact:
Alis Ballance
  • Old Church Depot
    Annanside
    Moffat
    DG10 9HB
  • 01683 221847

We give volunteers and work experience staff opportunities to receive accredited training.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Alis Ballance
  • Old Church Depot
    Annanside
    Moffat
    DG10 9HB
  • 01683 221847

Support to individuals on a one to one basis or group support - BHC works with disadvantaged/ vulnerable individuals who are facing difficult circumstances for whatever reason - mostly health or social. Individuals have the opportunity to develop their own personal development plans, training,...

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 2 - Barrier Removal
Contact:
Thomesena Lochhead
  • Crichton Hall
    Bankend Road
    Dumfries
    DG1 4TG
  • 01387 272776

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