Employers

Galloway currently offer Employability Fund and Modern Apprenticeship provisions, which are funded by Skills Development Scotland. We also provide commercial delivery of a range of qualifications and more information on these can be found here.

Employability

Our provision, Prep4, is marketed to 16-18 year old school leavers/recent school leavers (limited 18+ places available) who want to start actively planning for their future. Key points include:

  • Young person will spend 10 – 13 weeks in placement, for 20 – 24 hours per week*
  • Gives the young person an opportunity to gain real life work experience in their chosen vocational area
  • Helps to develop their skills and confidence
  • PVG disclosures completed by Galloway, where necessary
  • Learners will complete SQA accredited learning qualifications
  • Health and Safety check carried out by Galloway prior to our young person starting in a placement
  • Monthly reviews completed with candidate and employer
  • Support to help move the young person into Employment or a Modern Apprenticeship at their end of their work experience placement

*Dependant on whether they are completing a Stage 2 or Stage 3 programme

To discuss the prospects of becoming one of our approved employer placements, please use our contact us form.

Modern Apprenticeship (Fully Funded)

Modern apprenticeships are suited to those 16+ and currently in employment. Eligibility criteria applies to funded provisions (e.g. age, previous funded accreditation, additional support needs etc.)

Benefits to the Business:

  • Fully funded by Skills Development Scotland
  • Work based and relevant qualification to the current job role
  • Training and observation carried out with minimum disruption to the daily routine
  • Increased efficiency, leading to business growth
  • Reduced staff turnover

To request more information or application forms for your employees please use our contact us form.