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.
If you would like to register your agency on this website, please complete agency registration form here www.dgtap.co.uk/registration

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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ESF1: This is a service which supports people from the age of 16 to develop their knowledge and skills and to grow in confidence. Help will be given to access appropriate further training and job opportunities. The person may progress onto Stage 2 of the Employability Pipeline. Each young...

Age:
  • Adult 25+
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 1 - Engagement
Contact:
Robert Jaekel, Esther Harkness
  • 39a George Street
    Dumfries
    DG1 1GA
  • 01387 255274
  • 01563 555 010

To prepare young people for employment by looking at their basic core qualification and life skill needs helping them to overcome any barriers to progression into employment, further education or Modern Apprenticeship. Delivery of underpinning knowledge is generic with an emphasis on...

Age:
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Robert Jaekel, Esther Harkness
  • 39a George Street
    Dumfries
    DG1 1GA
  • 01387 255274
  • 01563 555 010



Age:
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 2 - Barrier Removal
Contact:
Robert Jaekel, Esther Harkness
  • 39a George Street
    Dumfries
    DG1 1GA
  • 01387 255274
  • 01563 555 010

Support through work and group mentoring through the delivery of work related mentoring groups drawn from our Countryside Alliance Awards database
Support through one to one mentoring when in employment through the supply of a trained mentor drawn from our Countryside Alliance Awards...

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Jamie Stewart
  • 16 Young Street
    Edinburgh
    EH2 4JB
  • 01890 818554

Aligns with the Scottish Fire & Rescue Service Strategic Aims 1 and 3
Aim 1: Improved safety of our communities and staff
Aim 3: Improved outcomes through partnership.

The purpose of the programme is to provide training and development for young people principally through...

Age:
  • School S5
  • School S6
Area:
  • Nithsdale
Stage 2 - Barrier Removal, Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Jason Gardiner
  • Scottish Fire & Rescue Service
    124 Brooms Road
    Dumfries
    DG1 2DZ
  • 01387 252222

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 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 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

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

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