Jobs and careers News
Published on Monday, 07 October 2013
More than £1.4million will be invested in creating jobs, boosting business and developing long term strategies in East Kilbride.
Published on Monday, 09 September 2013
The winners of our annual Young Apprentice contest, loosely based on the TV series, have been announced.
Published on Thursday, 29 August 2013
More than 500 young people across South Lanarkshire have found jobs thanks to a council-backed scheme.
Published on Tuesday, 06 August 2013
School pupils across Scotland are opening envelopes, texts and emails to find out their exam results today (Tuesday 6 August).
Published on Wednesday, 31 July 2013
South Lanarkshire school pupils will be opening envelopes, texts and emails to find out their exam results next week.
Published on Monday, 29 July 2013
We are promoting our wage subsidy scheme which aims to create 250 new jobs between now and September.
Published on Thursday, 30 May 2013
An innovative project has found work for 10 long-term unemployed people as energy advisors.
Published on Thursday, 02 May 2013
The multi-agency task force set up to look at the way forward for East Kilbride has come up with a four point action plan.
Published on Tuesday, 30 April 2013
We are looking for Primary and Secondary School teachers to fill temporary supply, permanent and fixed term teaching posts.
Published on Wednesday, 17 April 2013
The green light has been given to create a new National Business District at Shawfield that could support 15,000 jobs.
Published on Friday, 05 April 2013
Almost 4000 people have found their way back into work or training thanks to South Lanarkshire Works 4 U.
Published on Friday, 08 February 2013
The council is set to introduce a £7.56 per hour Living Wage - the best rate in the country for low paid workers outside London.
Published on Friday, 11 January 2013
The search for up to 15,000 volunteers for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games starts on Monday 14 January.
Published on Monday, 31 December 2012
Young people from across South Lanarkshire have turned £1 into £2300 for a Scots charity in just four weeks.
Published on Wednesday, 12 December 2012
The first phase of a new National Business District which could support 15,000 jobs has been given the go ahead.
Published on Monday, 03 December 2012
The council has maintained its position as a Gold Award achiever in the Healthy Working Lives national award scheme.
Published on Friday, 16 November 2012
The building industry is acting upon a major national initiative to help people of all ages boost their careers in construction.
Published on Tuesday, 13 November 2012
Information sessions about working for Asda are being held tomorrow (Wednesday 14 November) at Larkhall Leisure Centre.
Published on Wednesday, 19 September 2012
The winner of the council's first ever Young Apprentice contest, loosely based on the TV series, has been announced.
Published on Friday, 31 August 2012
More than £4million in road improvements are being invested at Hamilton International Park to attract new businesses and jobs.
Published on Tuesday, 14 August 2012
The council will lead a taskforce to look at the way forward following Rolls-Royce decision to quit East Kilbride in 2015.
Published on Monday, 25 June 2012
More than 400 awards have been given to young people for their hard work in improving themselves and others in their community.
Published on Thursday, 24 May 2012
Primary pupils are getting hands on experience building bridges towards a career in Civil Engineering.
Published on Monday, 26 March 2012
A free service which has helped more than 500 people from East Kilbride and beyond back into work is being rebranded.
Published on Monday, 27 February 2012
A freephone number to help unemployed people in South Lanarkshire back into work has been launched.
Published on Thursday, 23 February 2012
A great place to do business - that's one of the main themes of the first ever Lanarkshire Business Week.
Published on Tuesday, 21 February 2012
Plans have been given the green light for a £10million garden centre complex in East Kilbride which could create 150 jobs.
Published on Friday, 17 February 2012
The council has scored a golden hat-trick at this year's Cosla Excellence Awards.
Published on Monday, 13 February 2012
In defiance of the economic gloom civic leaders and businesses have joined forces to launch the first Lanarkshire Business Week.
Published on Thursday, 09 February 2012
Around half of the council's workforce are to have their earnings increased.
Published on Tuesday, 07 February 2012
A new scheme has been launched which will provide 80 new jobs and support businesses to employ local people.
Published on Friday, 20 January 2012
More than 600 people made redundant from construction firm WJ Harte are being invited to an event to help them back into work.
Published on Thursday, 22 December 2011
There are still some places left for an inspirational personal development event to help boost local businesses and employment.
Published on Tuesday, 13 December 2011
Lanarkshire businesses are being encouraged to come along to an inspirational personal development event.
Published on Tuesday, 16 August 2011
An innovative approach to learning has been hailed a success as the first group of young people graduate.
Published on Wednesday, 10 August 2011
A free service has helped 500 people find jobs in the first 500 days since it was launched.
Published on Monday, 23 May 2011
The achievements and qualifications of people with learning disabilities and brain injuries have been honoured.
Published on Thursday, 24 March 2011
More than 1200 people, many of them young and disadvantaged, have found employment through the Future Jobs Fund.
Published on Thursday, 24 February 2011
Six more industrial units are under construction in an already well-established industrial area in Rutherglen.
Published on Thursday, 10 February 2011
A 'living wage' has been introduced to boost earnings for around half of the council's 16,000 employees.
Published on Thursday, 28 October 2010
Sixty new apprenticeships in IT and business have been created.
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