Update of services (Covid-19)
We have reopened our office on a limited basis and expanded our hybrid approach to classes and activities. This means continuing to offer our services online, while creating more opportunities to connect in person. Check out our Timetable for details on our current activities.
We offer suport for employment, education, training, and managing your own business, this includes:
- CV, cover letter and effective job application advice
- Career advice, skills development, action planning
- Job search techniques and strategies
- Interview techniques and preparation
- Help finding a job more suited to your qualifications
- Advice for moving to secure work with reputable employers
- Links to other local agencies and services
Get in touch
Contact our Community Capacity Development Coordinator David Allan to discuss employment, career or skills development:
“David does a great job. He is very empathetic, sensitive and friendly. He always shows his positive attitude towards people in need.”Member of The Welcoming
“I am very grateful for the help David gave me. Thanks to David, I’ve got an amazing job and could help my sister as well. She also got a permanent job last week!”Member of The Welcoming
One-to-one appointments are available Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.
Business Start-up Information Session
Tuesdays, 3.50pm – 4.30pm on Zoom
Are you thinking about starting up your own business but you don’t know where to start? Join this informal session to get some basic information and business start-up in Scotland.
Employment and Skills Development Information Session
Wednesdays, 2pm – 3pm on Zoom
Any questions or concerns about employment, finding jobs, volunteering, developing skills or training, come to this session.
Benefit Entitlement Information session
Thursdays, 10am – 10.40am on Zoom
An informal online session that covers basic information about the benefit system in the UK.
CVs and Job Applications Workshops
First Thursday of every month, 2pm – 3pm on Zoom
An informal monthly workshop to talk about effective job applications, CVs and cover letters. Email David for the Zoom link.
Interview Skills Workshops
Last Thursday of every month, 2pm – 3pm on Zoom
An informal monthly workshop to talk about job interview preparation and interview worries. Email David for the Zoom link.