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DataKirk - Data2Work (The DataKirk)

9 Walkers Wynd
Fash Fasoro

Data2Work (D2W) project for BAME parents living and working in Edinburgh who are socially and economically excluded and to help them gain essential data skills, progress to further learning and increase their employability.

D2W is designed to introduce participants to the exciting opportunities available at the intersection of data analytics, computing, and statistics through hands-on activities via the Professional Development Award (PDA) in Data Science. The PDA in Data Science at SCQF levels 7, 8 and 9.

D2W participants will also benefit from the following life-skills support activities including:

  • Career Mentoring
  • Study Support
  • CV Writing Support
  • Mock Interview Support
  • Career and Networking Events for employability and career progression purposes.

Service Type

Employability and Education and training

Client Group

BME Groups

Target Area

All Edinburgh

Age group served

16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-50, and 50+

Pipeline Stage

Stage 1 / Engagement, Stage 2 / Barrier Removal, Stage 3 / Vocational Activity, Stage 4 / Job Matching, and Stage 5 / Upskilling & Aftercare

Outreach offered


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