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Caselink Training- Introductory Session
Introductory training sessions for new Caselink users with limited experience of the system.
All in Edinburgh Evaluation 2015 - 2019
Smart Consultancy was commissioned by Capital City Partnership in December 2018 to undertake a comprehensive review of the ‘All in Edinburgh’ (AIE) project.
Public Contract Scotland notice for Employability Fund and MAs
Skills Development Scotland (SDS) contracts on behalf of The Scottish Government for the Modern Apprenticeship (MA) Services and Employability Fund (EF) Programme for 2020/21.
Edinburgh Poverty Commission Place call for Evidence
The Edinburgh Poverty Commission is now in the third phase of their work. Up to 15 December, we are focussing on the theme of ‘Place’ – asking what can be done to make sure people on low incomes live in well-designed, affordable, and sustainable places.
New fund to improve benefit take-up
The Scottish Benefit Take-up Fund will support charities and third sector organisations in their work to address barriers which prevent people from applying for benefits.
Maximise! South East Impact Report 18-19
Report on the pilot Maximise! project in South East Edinburgh.
Digital Start Fund
If you are on a lower income, the Digital Start Fund could offer you a grant to help pay for training. Apply and you could be awarded between £1,000 and £8,000 to cover training in software development and cyber security.
Bright Lights; Starting out in customer service - Summer 2019 Graduation
On Friday 30th August we celebrated the success of 11 individuals finishing the Summer 2019 Bright Lights employability course ‘starting out in customer service’.
Government Consultation on Measures to Reduce Health Related Job Loss
The Government has published Health is everyone’s business(this will open in a new window), a public consultation seeking views on different ways in which government and employers can take action to reduce ill health-related job loss.
Bank of Scotland Foundation expands funding programmes for Scottish charities
Bank of Scotland Foundation(this will open in a new window), an independent charity supporting people and their local communities across Scotland, has started to expand its funding programmes.