• STF Care Forum meeting – 25 May 2017

    STF Care Forum meeting – 25 May 2017

    The next meeting of the STF Care Forum will be held in Glasgow on Thursday 25 May 2017, from 1.00-3.00pm, in the offices of L&G Learning, The Hatrack, 144 St Vincent Street, Glasgow G2 5LQ. All STF members are...
  • SCQF Impact Report published

    SCQF Impact Report published

    2016 marked the 15 year anniversary of the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF). Since 2001, the SCQF has been Scotland’s national framework, helping people of all ages plan their learning journey, as well as supporting and informing schools,...
  • 2,000 Foundation Apprenticeships this year

    2,000 Foundation Apprenticeships this year

    The number of Foundation Apprenticeship places continues to expand with nearly 2,000 on offer this year to school pupils in over 110 schools. SDS has recently awarded contracts to delivery partners across Scotland and over 1,900 places will be...
  • Changes to Individual Learning Accounts

    Changes to Individual Learning Accounts

    The Scottish Government is making changes to the current system of Individual Learning Accounts – by refocusing them as Individual Training Accounts (ITAs) – to better meet the demands of the job market. ITAs will be provided by Skills...
  • Marketing & Awards workshops

    Marketing & Awards workshops

    Two free member workshops focussing on SDS Marketing and Awards will be held in Glasgow on Thursday 4 May 2017 – and in Edinburgh on Thursday 11 May 2017. Both workshops will include: Marketing support available to STF members...
  • Ingeus seeks Fair Start Scotland partners

    Ingeus seeks Fair Start Scotland partners

    Ingeus Scotland is seeking new and existing partners to deliver the new Fair Start Scotland Employability Support Services. Click on the link below for more information. Ingeus Scotland Fair Start Scotland partnership opportunities    
  • Business Opportunities workshop

    Business Opportunities workshop

    A free member workshop – which will focus on developments with skills and training south of the border – and the potential opportunities that these may provide for STF members – will be held in Glasgow on Friday 28...
  • An introduction to Digital by City & Guilds Scotland

    An introduction to Digital by City & Guilds Scotland

    This event will introduce you to City & Guilds Digital products and services – come meet our specialists who will provide you with a detailed overview of how our Digital systems can support you with teaching and learning. The...
  • New updates to apprenticeships website

    New updates to apprenticeships website

    SDS has worked with training providers to help shape developments to dedicated website apprenticeships.scot. You can now find on the site a step-by-step guide to the process of taking on a Modern Apprentice, from application and tendering right through...
  • Rathbone Job Vacancies

    Rathbone Job Vacancies

    Rathbone is looking to recruit a Youth Programmes Manager for its East Cluster which comprises of Fife, Edinburgh and Lothian – and also for 2 Tutors to work out of its Edinburgh Centre.  Details for the posts are available...