Monthly Archives: January 2017

Ambitious plans in Perth and Kinross to help more young people into work and ensure employers have access to the skills they need to grow have taken a major step forward with a new key appointment. Fiona Reith has been appointed to manage the Developing Young Workforce (DYW) initiative in the region, which will see […]

Learn about work and higher education options More than 50 local and national employers and representatives from colleges and universities will be at the Positive Futures careers event in Perth next month. The event, on Tuesday 7 February, in the city’s Dewars Centre, has been organised jointly by Skills Development Scotland (SDS), Perth and Kinross […]

Call made ahead of national campaign to promote apprenticeships More employers hiring apprentices is vital to the Perth and Kinross economy according to the business-led group set up to develop the young workforce in the region. DYW Perth and Kinross, along with Skills Development Scotland (SDS) is urging more employers to hire apprentices to boost their […]