Galloway’s employability provision, Prep4, is available for 16-18 year old school leavers to help them develop employability skills, gain work experience and work towards SQA-recognised qualifications. Participants are placed in a work experience placement in a career area of their choice for 20-24 hours per week, at no cost to the placement.


They also attend fortnightly workshop ‘bytes’ designed for their specific needs:

  • Career management skills
  • Access into college
  • Access into employment
  • Access into Modern Apprenticeships

Key Features

Please see some key features below:

  • Opportunity to gain real life work experience in career areas such as retail, childcare, mechanics and hairdressing
  • Gain SQA-recognised qualifications
  • Undertaken over 13-15 weeks
  • Help with creating a CV, job searching, interview techniques and more
  • Participants receive a weekly Young Person’s Allowance plus travel expenses


We have flexible recruitment dates and availability. To apply please complete our application or contact Galloway using our contact us form.