Recruiting and supporting diversity in the workforce

We are committed to ensuring our Modern Apprenticeship programme, our pre-employment training programmes and our other services are accessible and support the development of a diverse workforce in Scotland.

We've provided some helpful tools and resources that provide support for our Training Providers and employers to play their role in supporting diversity.

Download your Training Provider Equality Action Plan 2016-17 here

Download your Exemplar Provider EAP here

Challenge postcards 

Below you'll find a series of visual cards aimed at employers or clients to help them find solutions to common equality challenges in the workplace.

Download challenge 1-8

Download challenge 9-16

Remploy's story

Watch our video for tips on how Remploy are supporting young people with disabilities and additional support needs.

26 May 2015

ASN Provider Resource Guide

How to use the Provider Guides

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Aberdeen ASN Provider Guide

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Aberdeenshire ASN Provider Guide

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Angus ASN Provider Guide

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Argyll and Bute ASN Provider Guide

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Clackmannanshire ASN Provider Guide

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Dumfries and Galloway ASN Provider Guide

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Dundee ASN Provider Guide

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East Ayrshire ASN Provider Guide

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East Dunbartonshire ASN Provider Guide

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East Lothian ASN Provider Guide

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East Renfrewshire ASN Provider Guide

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Edinburgh ASN Provider Guide

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Falkirk ASN Provider Guide

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Fife ASN Provider Guide

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Glasgow ASN Provider Guide

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Highland ASN Provider Guide

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Inverclyde ASN Provider Guide

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Midlothian ASN Provider Guide

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North Ayrshire ASN Provider Guide

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Moray ASN Provider Guide

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North Lanarkshire ASN Provider Guide

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Orkney ASN Provider Guide

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Western Isles ASN Provider Guide

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Perth Kinross ASN Provider Guide

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Renfrewshire ASN Provider Guide

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Scottish Borders ASN Provider Guide

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Shetland ASN Provider Guide

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South Ayrshire ASN Provider Guide

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South Lanarkshire Provider Guide

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Stirling ASN Provider Guide

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West Dunbartonshire ASN Provider Guide

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West Lothian ASN Provider Guide

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Equality and Diversity publications

13 June 2016

Equality Impact Assessments

SDS websites equality impact assessment

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13 June 2016

Equality Impact Assessments

SDS HR equality impact assessment marketing

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1 April 2014

Equality Impact Assessments

Employability Fund Equality Impact Assessment

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1 June 2011

Equality Impact Assessments

SDS My World of Work Equality Impact Assessment 2011

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1 June 2011

Equality Impact Assessments

sds travel aid equality impact assessment 2011

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30 July 2010

Equality Impact Assessments

SDS Pace Equality Impact Assessment 2010

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