How can you get involved in influencing the development of your future workforce? There are lots of opportunities to share your business expertise to inspire the next generation.

Developing a Young Workforce

Could you find time to work with schools and businesses by speaking with young people about your job, providing work placements or setting a real-life business challenge?

Contact Gill Longmuir from Developing a Young Workforce at or phone 01292 678666.

Skills Development Scotland

As Scotland’s national skills body, Skills Development Scotland can help you recruit, develop and plan your workforce using career services and national training programmes.

  • Foundation Apprenticeships: 12 of Scotland’s growth industries now have frameworks for foundation apprenticeships, inspiring school pupils who learn in your business studying for Highers or Nationals.

For guidance, call the employer helpline on 0800 783 6000.

Ayrshire College Partnerships

Can your business work with Ayrshire College to develop employability skills of students?

Contact Kirsty Taylor at or phone 01294 559 000, extension 5387.

Graduate Recruitment

Advertise your vacancies with Ayrshire College or chat with their careers team to help meet your recruitment needs.

Contact or phone 01292 293457.