25 May 2018
This week we (DYW D&A) have run a social media campaign to promote partnership work between schools/colleges and employers. During the week we have promoted some of the amazing partnerships in Dundee and Angus, presented a company and school with a partnership certificate for their great work, and shown why partnerships are so beneficial.
23 May 2018
11 April 2018
While most school pupils are off for their Spring Holidays Claire from the team was lucky enough to be able to spend the afternoon with Hannah and Katie from Grove Academy who joined 3rd year University of Dundee Mental Health Nursing Students at the Clinical Skills Academy, Ninewells Hospital.
20 March 2018
19 March 2018
09 March 2018
McCalls is one of Scotland’s leading Highlandwear specialists with a strong focus on customer service and affordability which has been developed over the last 130 years. The newest addition to the McCalls family is the Dundee branch which opened in May 2017 with a new team which included Kira Fraser who had worked in the Broughty Ferry store for almost two years.
07 March 2018
Yesterday as part of Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2018 our DYW Apprentice Ambassadors visited St Paul’s RC Academy and chatted with S3 pupils about the fantastic opportunities apprenticeships can provide. This latest instalment of our Apprentice Ambassador programme saw Ambassadors representing Arnold Clark, Dundee City Council, and our own Modern Apprentice Lottie Reardon from our Developing the Young Workforce, Dundee and Angus Team.
26 January 2018
18 January 2018
Building on the success of our first Apprentice Ambassador visit to Webster’s High School in Kirriemuir in November, our Apprentice Ambassadors were back in action this week with visits to Harris Academy in Dundee to deliver class talks and take part in group discussions with S3 pupils.