Scottish Minister for Employability and Training Jamie Hepburn visited Perth today (21 August 2017) to see at first hand how the government’s young workforce initiative is helping local young people boost their skills to get into work and supporting the growth of local businesses. Around £500,000 is being invested in a package of measures in […]

Anyone with an interest in supporting young people is invited to a major roadshow taking place across Perth and Kinross next month to support local employers to access better skilled young people and to help their businesses grow. The four-day programme is part of the Developing Young Workforce (DYW) initiative in the region, which will see […]

Perth and Kinross has achieved its best school leaver destination figures for five years, according to new official statistics. The news comes as work progresses on the £500,000 Developing Young Workforce initiative in the region aimed at getting young people work ready and ensuring local businesses have access to the skilled employees they need to […]