We support New Scots (asylum seekers, refugees and migrants) to build skills, continue education and training, and find work.
We have two employability services at The Welcoming; one for people under 30 years old, and one for people over 30 years old.
Our team can support New Scots with career advice, skills development, writing job applications and CVs, interview preparation, and more.
Appointments for people over the age of 30 are currently not available due to a high level of demand. For more information contact [email protected].
Appointments for people under the age of 30 are available. To book an apppointment, please contact [email protected]
Employment Guidance Course
A course to prepare you for working in the UK.
In this course you will learn how to search for jobs, write job applications and cover letters, improve interview skills, learn about work culture in Scotland and UK employment rights.
Date and time
Lesson 1: Getting started and searching for jobs
- Monday 23rd January, 10.30am – 12.30pm
Lesson 2: Writing job applications and CVs
- Monday 6th February, 10.30am – 12.30pm
Lesson 3: Preparing for interviews and practice interviews
- Monday 20th February, 10.30am – 12.30pm
Lesson 4: Practice interviews and overview of learnings
- Monday 6th March, 10.30am – 12.30pm
Lesson 5: Rights and responsibilities in the workplace
- Monday 20th March, 10.30am – 12.30pm
Find out more
Email Nadia to find out more: [email protected]