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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Engage with hard to reach or those who have difficult / challenging circumstances e.g. Long term conditions, social issues etc. Support through health improvement activities, befriending, motivational strategies such as training and one to one support for volunteers. Personal development plans...

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 1 - Engagement
Contact:
Thomesena Lochhead
  • Crichton Hall
    Bankend Road
    Dumfries
    DG1 4TG
  • 01387 272776

A free service delivered by NHS Scotland to support a healthy and successful return to work for employees who have been off work for 4 weeks or longer.

Age:
  • Adult 25+
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 5 - In-Work Support
Contact:
Vicky Widdowson
  • c/o Occupational Health Centre
    Nithbank
    Dumfries
    Dumfries and Galloway
    DG1 2SD
  • 01387 244626

It consists of two projects – Keep Well – Which offers free and confidential health checks for the targeted client group. Individuals who are identified as being at high risk or who wish to make lifestyle changes are offered follow up by health/lifestyle coaching with trained professionals....

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 2 - Barrier Removal
Contact:
Carol Stewart
  • Crichton Hall
    Dumfries
    DG1 4TG
  • 01387 272718

Keep Well provide health Checks, during the health check clients are asked about their employment status and are then referred on to the relevant service.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 1 - Engagement
Contact:
Carol Stewart
  • Crichton Hall
    Dumfries
    DG1 4TG
  • 01387 272718

Free and confidential access to case management, physiotherapy and counselling for individuals working in Scotland for a firm with a workforce of less than 250 employees and the Self Employed. Working Health Services is designed to support employees to remain in work.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 5 - In-Work Support
Contact:
Ailsa Black, Ros Kelly
  • Occupational Health Department
    Nithbank
    Dumfries
    DG1 4SD
  • 01387 244626

The Prince's Trust Team Programme at Dumfries and Galloway College is a 12 week personal development programme for young people aged 16-25. If you would like to build confidence, meet new people, gain qualification and try new things, this could be for you.

Age:
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 1 - Engagement, Stage 2 - Barrier Removal
Contact:
Laura Morgan
  • D&G College
    Bankend Road
    Dumfries
    DG1 4FD
  • 01387734133

ProjectScotland helps young people aged 16-30 to get on in life through volunteering, whilst doing good in their community. We place young people into transformational voluntary roles with local charities and not-for-profits. We take the time to understand their needs, interests, and hopes for...

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 1 - Engagement, Stage 2 - Barrier Removal, Stage 3 - Vocational Activity, Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry



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

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

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