Young Person's Guarantee Young Person's Hub

The Young Person's Guarantee aims to connect every 16 to 24 year old in Scotland to the opportunity of a job, apprenticeship, further or higher education, training programme or volunteering. 

What the Young Person's Guarantee will give you

The Young Person's Guarantee will give you the opportunity to make a difference in your life. 

Its purpose is to support you throughout different stages of your journey. It will help you identify what stage you're at and connect you to opportunities. 

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Pillar 1


Explore apprenticeships, fair employment and work experience opportunities which suit you. 

Pillar 2


Gain the knowledge you need from uni, college or online courses.

Pillar 3


Stand out from the crowd and build your experience with volunteering opportunities.

Discover employers who have joined the Young Person's Guarantee

We have lots of employers who've joined the Young Person's Guarantee to support and provide you with opportunities.

Discover employers
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Support and Guidance

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    Wellbeing support

    Information on health and wellbeing support from Young Scot.

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    Skills Academy

    Use the Skills Academy by DYW to get ready for the industry.

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    Leaving school

    No matter what your results are, get the support you need to take your next steps.

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    Leaving uni or college

    If you’re a recent university or college graduate and looking to get your first job, we've got information and tools to help you.

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    Speak to a careers adviser

    Contact your local career centre to speak to an adviser.

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    Manage your money

    Learn about money, budgeting and managing debt from Young Scot.