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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Soul Soup is a not-for-profit organisation designed to address the needs of young people facing mental health issues or who are at risk of having issues with their mental health. Issues. we deliver free counselling, support , activities and workshops.

Age:
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 16-17
  • 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
Contact:
Elisabeth Loose
  • 31b Castle street
    Dumfries
    Dumfries and Galloway
    DG1 1DL
  • 01387950813

Address the ever increasing demands for `work ready' individuals with the basic level of entry skills needed on todays busy dairy farms' our programme of practical skills training coupled with the Certificate of Work Readiness (CWR) will provide farmers with a powerful recruitment tool endorsed...

Age:
  • Adult 18-24
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Brian Williams
  • Barony Campus
    Parkgate
    Dumfries
    DG1 3NE
  • 01506 864800

Support through referral to partner agencies

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 4 - Supporting Job Entry
Contact:
Brian Williams
  • Barony Campus
    Parkgate
    Dumfries
    DG1 3NE
  • 01506 864800

Modern Apprenticeships. This is a work-based programme, which builds on the skills gained in the work-place. Most of the time is spent in a working environment, with college attendance on a day release basis over 30 weeks.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 5 - In-Work Support
Contact:
Brian Williams
  • Barony Campus
    Parkgate
    Dumfries
    DG1 3NE
  • 01506 864800

This programme, although not exclusively, does concentrate on how to take effective notes in meetings. It also focusses on how to take effective notes whilst on the telephone. The event also covers how to improve listening skills in all types of situations. Delivered using a variety of...

Age:
  • School S3
  • School S4
  • School S5
  • School S6
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Sally Brydson
  • 01461 700515

The programme is based on the Plain English Campaign, which advocates clear and concise information. Real life examples are used throughout the day to highlight the dangers of not writing in plain English. The event is delivered using a variety of techniques including Individual and group work...

Age:
  • School S3
  • School S4
  • School S5
  • School S6
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Sally Brydson
  • 01461 700515

The programme is delivered using various techniques, including group discussion, individual work, case study, quizzes and reflection.
Participants are encouraged to draw on their own experiences, both good and bad, of how they themselves have been treated as customers.
Regardless of...

Age:
  • School S3
  • School S4
  • School S5
  • School S6
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Sally Brydson
  • 01461 700515

The programme is delivered using various techniques, including group discussion, individual work, exercises and reflection. The event is fun and highly interactive, where participants are encouraged to provide examples of difficult situations and behaviours they have experienced. The...

Age:
  • School S3
  • School S4
  • School S5
  • School S6
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 3 - Vocational Activity
Contact:
Sally Brydson
  • 01461 700515

Support In Mind Scotland works to improve the wellbeing and quality of life of people affected by serious mental illness. We work with people to enable them to gain access to meaningful paid/unpaid employment, training and education. We work one to one and with groups.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 2 - Barrier Removal
Contact:
John Scott
  • 01387 255072

Support to people affected by serious mental health illness to enable them to gain access to paid/unpaid employment, training and education.

Age:
  • Adult 16-17
  • Adult 18-24
  • Adult 25+
Area:
  • Annandale & Eskdale
  • Stewartry
  • Nithsdale
  • Wigtownshire
Stage 1 - Engagement
Contact:
John Scott
  • 01387 255072

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