Skills for Employment


Employment and Development Team

Working with funding from Skills Development Scotland, West Highland College UHI’s Employment and Development Advisors can offer you an individualised approach to developing the skills needed to find employment or to help you to move on to more advanced forms of training. 

Employability Fund

The Employability Fund is a programme funded by Skills Development Scotland which aims to support employability, vocational training and employment opportunities linked to the local labour market. The programme is designed to assist unemployed adults of all ages by providing training and work experience, to enhance their chances of securing work, change career direction and/or advance their career objectives.

We will offer you support in:-

We will help you achieve valuable work related certificates including:-

When you move into work we will still be available to provide ongoing support, encouragement and motivation. 

For further information on any of these courses, please contact:

Mairi Penny, Employment & Development Team Leader

tel: 01397 874237