We support New Scots (asylum seekers, refugees and migrants) with the following employment support:

  • writing job applications and CVs
  • preparing for interviews
  • developing skills
  • accessing training and education
  • and career advice

We have two employability services at The Welcoming; one for people under 30 years old, and one for people over 30 years old.

Apply for an appointment

We currently have appointments available for our under 30s service and our over 30s service.

You must be a registered member before you can apply for an appointment: Register here.


Employability support for over 30s

We offer support with employment, education, and training to New Scots over 30 years old...

Employability support for under 30s

We offer support with employment, education, and training to New Scots under 30 years old...

GROW Employment Guidance Course

A free course for parents 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, and learn about work culture in Scotland and UK employment rights.

Subsidies, including childcare and transport, can be provided.

Please note: This course is for parents only.


Register

Please check back for the announcement of our next Getting Ready for Opportunities and Work course – to be announced soon.

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