This page will include useful links and downloadable documentation on Developing the Young Workforce.
IiYP is a National Award that recognises the important work that small to medium businesses carry out in assisting young people aged 5 to 25 gain employability skills and who assist them with the transition from education into the world of work.
We all want a direction to go in. But sometimes the path’s not clear. My World of Work can help you find your way.
Career Ready is a UK wide charity linking employers with schools and colleges to open up the world of work to young people.
Modern Apprenticeships are available across a wide range of sectors and the format of training is decided by the appropriate Sector Skills Council.
Marketplace is a useful tool where employers can showcase their industry and organisation by advertising opportunities/events for Young People to participate in to get experience of the world of work.
Founders For Schools is promoted by Scottish Government and DYW to allow schools to find an experienced industry professional offering to come and visit or hold workshops explaining the opportunities available within their sectors. Members of industry can also advertise events that they can hold.