Support getting into employment

Employability Pathway

The Employability Pathway’s main aim is to support people aged between 16 to retirement age with various barriers move into employment, further education or volunteering opportunities. 

Our Employability service will work with you on an individual basis to develop a plan and set goals to work towards at your own pace as well as offering:

  • One to one support 
  • Training & accredited qualifications
  • Work Placements
  • Volunteering
  • Activities and Group Work
  • Support for your health and well-being
  • Support to gain employment
  • In work support
  • Information, Advice and Guidance.

The Employability Pathway provides a wide range of optional activities and group work such as outdoor days, gym groups, online quizzes and working at our polytunnel. Activities change regularly and we make sure we tailor these to our participant's interests. 

Please click here if you would like to make a referral to our service. 

If you would like to find out more about our Employability support, please contact 01595 744 490 or email mark.smith@shetland.gov.uk