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Weave your way to a career in textiles

We take a look at opportunities working in the Scottish textile industry.

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Pick your project

There's more variety in volunteering than you might think. We asked three people doing some out-of-the-ordinary roles what it means to them.

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What is a Modern Apprenticeship?

What you really need to know about apprenticeships in Scotland, and how to apply for one.

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Spring clean your cover letter

Time for a refresh? Revamp your cover letter with our tips on what to avoid.

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CV Insights – Construction

Want to know what employers look for in a good construction industry CV? An employer's blueprint for CV success.

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All the information you need on how to become a Modern Apprentice.

SDS Individual Learning Accounts

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