Within this section is a wide range of programmes, initiatives and support available in Angus.
AngusWorks believe it is essential to help the people of Angus into jobs, training and volunteering through:
Further information on training can be found by following the links opposite.
In Angus we are keen to develop our young people from an early age and to support them to make the right decisions as they reach their school leaving age – whether that is staying on at school, moving into college or university, entering work based training or learning in a community or third sector setting. We do this by providing opportunities for young people to experience flexible and enriched learning opportunities and by helping them to prepare fully for the world of work. Employers are a crucial role in supporting education in Angus, providing work experience and placements. Angus Council Education Department have a website which has a wealth of information and can be found at the following link:-
Curriculum for Excellence (CfE)
CfE aims to transform education in Scotland by providing a coherent, more flexible and enriched curriculum from 3 to 18 years
The success of the education system will be judged on the extent to which it contributes to the national indicator on positive and sustained destinations. Skills for Scotland make clear the Scottish Government's desire for all young people to stay in learning after 16. It makes a clear commitment to young people about the routes on offer to education, employment and training (and the support they can expect) and recognises the need to focus on particularly vulnerable groups of young people. For information on local education initiatives and events please see the bulletin below: