Finding a job in a new country can be a real challenge. But the people we work with have a huge range of skills and experience to bring to employers in Scotland.
This service is for anyone with the right to work who would benefit from job seeking support.
We believe everyone deserves the opportunity to work to their full potential and to earn a living. Our employability programme runs short training courses to help people overcome the difficulties that many refugees face in finding employment in Scotland.
Our short training courses provide people with:
We began our project this year working in partnership with a major coffee chain to guide 60 trainees through the process of applying for work. The project has already been successful in placing several candidates in employment however, with a very diverse pool of potential employees, we are keen to hear from any employer who would like to engage with the project as part of their recruitment programme, particularly in Glasgow and Edinburgh.
We have a framework to guide and support partner employers in recruiting candidates from a refugee background, allowing you to find the staff you need and helping refugee candidates to effectively show the skills they have to offer. If you are a potential employer who would like to know more please record your interest here.