21 May 2018
TEACHERS! If you are looking for a project to fill the weeks before the end of term, which still relates to your subject and allows your pupils to develop invaluable soft skills. Look no further! To celebrate Maggie’s Penguin Parade Al-Maktoum College are hosting a competition which gives pupils the chance to develop their research, team working, communication and presentation skills.
16 May 2018
Rachel from the DYW team had the privilege of attending the opening of Dundee & Angus Colleges new ‘Digital Mile’ on Thursday. The Computing and Creative Media department at the college have been working in hyper-drive for the last few months to provide the best possible environment and course they can for students as well as beginning to develop talent pipe-lines for local businesses.
09 May 2018
Today saw pupils from Harris Academy and St Paul’s RC Academy spend the day at BT House, one of Dundee’s biggest employers, at the BT Skills for Work Boot Camp. This is an incredible opportunity that BT and My Kinda Future have run across Britain for several years and has now been brought to Dundee.
18 April 2018
18th April is World Heritage Day. Scotland is home to six recognised World Heritage sites, as diverse as Scotland itself. “World Heritage Sites are locations that have been included in the UNESCO World Heritage Programme list of sites of outstanding cultural or natural importance to the common heritage of humankind.” We have six in our tiny country. That alone is an indication of the diversity and potential inherent in Scotland and its people.
13 April 2018
A great opportunity to showcase our ground level work to the ‘higher-ups’ from national DWP at Dundee’s Job Centre.
06 April 2018
30 March 2018
The end of March brings to a close Scottish Tourism Month. This is the first year that a whole month has been dedicated to events, activities, talks and more to celebrate and promote the tourism industry in Scotland. Developing from a single week to a full month, this is further proof of the growth of the sector and its importance to Scotland.
12 March 2018
Channel 4 are heading to Dundee to show YOU the different opportunities within Production that they promote. This is a free workshop-based event where you’ll learn how to and create a short film and a chance to win great prizes if you impress on the day.
28 February 2018
Do you know all the support that is available for young people in Dundee & Angus looking for the next step? There is also specific information available for parents and carers who want to help their young people make the best choices for them as individuals.