Where you will find us in Falkirk
Falkirk Careers Centre
100 Manor Street
Tel: Our Falkirk careers centre is open. Contact the local centre on 01324 620 311 for more information on how to access career information, advice and guidance. The centre is closed 1 - 2pm Mon-Fri.
Opening hours Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9 am - 5 pm and Wednesday 10.30 am - 5 pm
Key data from Falkirk
From 1 April to 30 September 2023 we have supported 7 employers and 678 individuals dealing with redundancy.
As of 29 September 2023 there were 1,317 Modern Apprentices in training.
From 1 April to 29 September 2023 we supported 442 Modern Apprenticeship starts. 66.3% of the starts in the local area were aged 16-24.
The Modern Apprenticeship achievement rate in Falkirk is 75.0%.
From 1 June to 30 September 2023 we delivered 3,250 Career Information, Advice and Guidance engagements for 2,741 school pupils through a mix of group and one-to-one sessions.
As at the 30 September 2023 of the 7,794 maintained school pupils in the local authority, 86% were registered on myworldofwork.co.uk.
From 1 April to 30 September 2023 we delivered 1,385 Career Information, Advice and Guidance engagements for 721 post-school customers through a mix of group and one-to-one sessions.
The 2023 Annual Participation Measure showed that of the 6,773 16-19 year olds in Falkirk 93.1% were in education, employment or training and personal development.
In 2021-22 there were 41 registered Graduate Apprentices with a home address in the local authority and 16 registered with employers based in the area.
In 2021-22, 142 pupils started Foundation Apprenticeships in schools at SCQF Level 4-6 in this area.
In 2021-22 we invested over £6.8m in the local area.
Key resources and services
A summary of National Training Programme (NTP) Equality data for Falkirk.
Please see the Annual Participation Measure interactive report for local authority information.
Partnership Action for Continuing Employment
Antonia Kelly is your PACE local chair and can be contacted on 01324 354914.
Regional Skills Assessments
Latest regional labour market data
Head of Operations, South East RegionDave McCallum 01343 344 056 Email Dave McCallum
Regional and Skills Planning LeadRonnie Palin 0141 4687 747 Email Ronnie Palin
Area ManagerValerie Ormiston 01786 452 043 Email Valerie Ormiston
Foundation and Graduate ApprenticeshipsClaire Owens 07920 266 853 Email Claire Owens
Education ManagerTom Harley 0141 3439 326 Email Tom Harley