The Employability Fund is a National Training Programme funded by Skills Development Scotland.  It aims to support activity that will help young people to develop the skills needed to secure a job or progress to more advanced forms of learning.

West Dunbartonshire Council Employability Fund:

  • has a strong focus on work experience
  • responds to differing participant needs
  • adapts to local employer demand
  • complements other funded training at a local level
  • enables learners to demonstrate achievements to employers through certification

Customers must be within eligible age range for each stage:

Stage 2: 16-17

Stage 3: 16-24

Stage 4: 18-24 

Stage 2

Eligibility Confirmation forms (completed by SDS Careers to be sent to mail box efa.employability@west-dunbarton.gov.uk prior to group interviews.

Stage 3 & 4

Eligibility Confirmation forms to be sent to mail box efa.employability@west-dunbarton.gov.uk prior to group interviews.