Take control of your career

We’re here to support Scotland’s adults in the world of work. We can help you plan and manage all aspects of your career – from finding and applying for a job, to reskilling and changing your career path completely. No matter where you are in your journey, we’re here for you.

Skills Discovery

Feeling confident about your skills can help you decide your next career move. Enter your previous roles and we’ll show you some transferable skills you may have, and help you discover new ones.

Discover your skills

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

From apprenticeships and work experience to courses, we can help you find the best learning opportunity for you.

Getting a job

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

Looking for redundancy support?

Redundancy Scotland have lots of resources and information to help you get the support you need if you’re at risk of, or are 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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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.