Where you will find us in East Dunbartonshire
Kirkintilloch Careers Centre
New College Lanarkshire
50 Southbank Road
Tel: Our Kirkintilloch careers centre is open. Contact the local centre on 0141 777 5860 for more information on how to access career information, advice and guidance.
Opening hours Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9 am - 5 pm and Wednesday 10.30 am - 5 pm
Key data from East Dunbartonshire
As of 29 September 2023 there were 663 Modern Apprentices in training.
From 1 April to 29 September 2023 we supported 191 Modern Apprenticeship starts. 55.5% of the starts in the local area were aged 16-24.
The Modern Apprenticeship achievement rate in East Dunbartonshire is 77.0%.
From 1 June to 30 September 2023 we delivered 2,703 Career Information, Advice and Guidance engagements for 2,178 school pupils through a mix of group and one-to-one sessions.
As at the 30 September 2023 of the 6,754 maintained school pupils in the local authority, 92% were registered on myworldofwork.co.uk.
From 1 April to 30 September 2023 we delivered 713 Career Information, Advice and Guidance engagements for 412 post-school customers through a mix of group and one-to-one sessions.
The 2023 Annual Participation Measure showed that of the 5,231 16-19 year olds in East Dunbartonshire 97.5% were in education, employment or training and personal development.
In 2021-22 there were 25 registered Graduate Apprentices with a home address in the local authority and a number registered with employers based in the area.
In 2021-22, 67 pupils started Foundation Apprenticeships in schools at SCQF Level 6 in this area.
In 2021-22 we invested over £3.5m in the local area.
Key resources and services
A summary of National Training Programme (NTP) Equality data for East Dunbartonshire.
Please see the Annual Participation Measure interactive report for local authority information.
Partnership Action for Continuing Employment
Joan Radford is your PACE local chair and can be contacted on 07881 501361 or 0141 4687174.
Regional Skills Assessments
Latest regional labour market data
Head of Operations, West RegionSharon Kelly 07880 784 554 Email Sharon Kelly
Regional Skills Planning LeadPaul Zealey 0300 013 2057 Email Paul Zealey
Area ManagerLaurence Bayston 0141 468 7366 Email Laurence Bayston
Partnership and Delivery managerLauren Paterson 0141 468 8014 Email Lauren Paterson
Education ManagerClaire Johnston 0141 468 6722 Email Claire Johnston