Project EmployAbility

Are you aged 16 – 24, out of work, live in South Lanarkshire and have additional support needs?

Our Supported Employment team are accepting last minute applications for Project EmployAbility (Scottish Government’s Young Persons Guarantee Fund).

Applications close Friday 30 September.

We offer a fully supported 3 phase approach to achieve paid employment of 16 hours or more.

  • Phase 1 - a simulated working environment learning basic vocational skills in preparation for moving on to phase 2.
  • Phase 2 – placement in a local business, taking on the duties of a paid member of staff increasing skill set in the hope of moving onto phase 3.
  • Phase 3 - paid employment for an agreed period (up to April 2023) with 100% funding of the post at 16-25 hours.

There is no guarantee of being employed past the funded time frame.

For more information phone 07741292072 or email teresa.haining@southlanarkshire.gov.uk