Careers/Pathways/DYW and Opportunities


Skills Development Scotland Events and Job Opportunities (updated 13/5/22)

SDS Vacancy Bulletin 12th May 2022

SDS Vacancy_Bulletin 9.5.22

SDS Vacancy_Bulletin 21st April 2022

SDS Vacancy_Bulletin 10th March 2022

If you need any help with job hunting, CVs, interview skills etc.  please do get in touch with me. If you have already found a job it would be great to hear how you are getting on.

Christine Stidolph,  Careers Adviser
Tel/Teams: 01467 454825 Mobile: 07900 980656
Skills Development Scotland Leasachadh Sgilean na h-Alba
Garioch Centre, Constitution Street, Inverurie AB51 4UY – for all your work, skills and learning needs – making skills work for employers – for all the latest on apprenticeships – corporate website


Job Search Websites

www.apprenticeships.scotLive Vacancies and lots of information on different types of apprenticeships.

Get Into Engineering Trades (posted 4/5/22)

The programme is a 6-week, full time course delivered in partnership with (and on site at) Tullos Training in Aberdeen.

During the 6-weeks they will cover all manner of engineering trades, including pneumatics, electrical engineering and welding.  They’ll do a round robin of each in the first couple of weeks, before choosing one area to specialise in for the second 4 weeks and they’ll study this more intensively, gaining an NVQ Level 2 unit in that area.

Horseback UK and the Prince’s Trust Team Programme (posted 27/4/22)

Horseback UK, based just outside of Aboyne, are running a skills programme to help anyone who is over 16 gain skills that will help them get work. If you are interested please contact Horseback UK via their website You can also find out more about the Prince’s Trust Team programme in general here:



The Fife Arms Hotel, Braemar (Posted 25-3-2022)


S1 parents webinar (posted 15-10-2021)

Skills Development Scotland (SDS) offers a range of in-school services to support your child from first year onward.

Watch this webinar to find out more about SDS and what our careers advisers can do to support your child’s career development and planning:



Apprenticeship Information Session

Following a recent information session based on Apprenticeships on Monday 8th March 2021 with Skills Development, please see relevant information below: