Take control of your career

We are here to support Scotland’s adults in the world of work, helping you to plan and manage all aspects of your career. From finding and applying for a job, to identifying opportunities to change your career path completely – we’re here every step of the way.

Skills Discovery tool

Having confidence in your skills can help you make your next move. Enter your previous job roles, and we will show you some transferable skills you may already know about – and help you discover new ones.

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Your career journey starts here

Whether you’re just starting out or considering a completely new career path, we have everything you need to help you take control of your journey.

Career advice

Getting started, setting goals and figuring out what to do next.

Learning and training

Learn about the importance of career management and how to master it.

Getting a job

Overcome any fears or doubts and approach your career with confidence.

Looking for redundancy support?

Redundancy Scotland: PACE have lots of information about how you can get the proper support you need when at risk or facing redundancy.

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Popular advice and guidance

Get career advice and guidance with our most commonly used tools and articles.

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With the effects of COVID-19 continuing, you can still count on us for career information and guidance. Our careers centres are closed but you can get in touch with a careers adviser by calling 0800 917 8000. The helpline is open Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm.

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My World of Work Beta is our brand new online service for adults. If you think you’re in the wrong place, don’t worry. You can head back to the My World of work homepage here.

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Getting a Job

If your main aim is finding and applying for jobs, go here for advice and guidance that can help.

Career Advice

Conquer your career goals with practical tips, information and guidance to help you no matter what stage your career is at.

Learning and Training

If you’re considering applying for a course or searching for learning opportunities to boost your career, we have advice for you.