Creating a fairer Scotland: a new future for employability support in Scotland

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Scotland. Scottish Government


In July 2015 the Cabinet Secretary for Fair Work, Skills and Training in the Scottish Government published a discussion paper, 'Creating a fairer Scotland: employability support'. This aimed to draw upon the wealth of experience within communities and employer and provider networks, to shape future employability support in Scotland. Following analysis of the consultation responses received, this report outlines the Scottish Government's vision for future employability services in Scotland. This is supported by six principles, and a set of core values, which together will govern decisions...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Employment; Governance; Participation; Policy

Keywords: Employability; Employment service; Labour force participation; Unemployment; Government role; Government policy; Policy formation

Geographic subjects: Great Britain; Europe; Scotland

Published: Edinburgh, Scotland: Scottish Government, 2016

Physical description: 12 p.

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Related items: TD/TNC 121.1348

ISBN: 9781786520739 (web); 9781786520838 (epub); 9781786520845 (mobi)

The discussion paper 'Creating a fairer Scotland: employability support' is indexed in VOCEDplus at TD/TNC 121.1348.

Resource type: Paper

Rights: Crown copyright. This publication is licensed under the terms of the Open Government Licence v3.0 except where otherwise stated. To view a copy of the licence visit:

Call number: TD/TNC 124.588

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