Support for employability partners

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Skills Development Scotland (SDS) is still here to support you and your clients. You can use the information and resources on My World of Work. We can also provide one-to-one career information, advice and guidance services. To speak to an adviser please call 0800 917 8000. Our helpline is open Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. 

We've got tools to help you support your clients through their journey to a job – from CV advice to interview tips.  

Our services fit alongside your work, helping individuals to: 

  • Develop career management skills that will get them prepared to apply for jobs and present themselves with confidence
  • Understand how their skills and strengths can help them make career decisions
  • Explore job profiles and discover what opportunities are out there

Each of these steps can be added to an action plan or discussed during progress reviews with an adviser – supporting your clients to make genuine strides towards finding a job that's right for them.

Accessing our services

As Scotland's careers web service, we're here to help everyone – including employability providers. 

We recognise you may be supporting a diverse variety of people, with a broad range of needs. 

These resources could be worth sharing: 

Your clients can speak to an adviser by calling 0800 917 8000. Our helpline is open Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm.