Where you will find us in Fife
Cowdenbeath Careers Centre
411 High Street
Tel: Our Cowdenbeath careers centre is open. Contact the local centre on 01383 745 610 for more information on how to access career information, advice and guidance.
Opening hours Wednesday and Friday 1.30 pm - 4.30 pm
Dunfermline Careers Centre
29 East Port
Tel: Our Dunfermline careers centre is open. Contact the local centre on 01383 745 610 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 am - 5 pm
Glenrothes Careers Centre
Tel: 01592 382 390
Opening hours Monday and Tuesday 9.30 am - 4.30 pm and Wednesday and Thursday 1.30 pm - 4.30 pm
Kirkcaldy Careers Centre
Tel: Our Kirckcaldy careers centre is open. Contact the local centre on 01592 645 180 for more information on how to access career information, advice and guidance.
Levenmouth Careers Centre
Fife College, Levenmouth Campus
Tel: Our Levenmouth careers centre is open for appointments only. Contact the local centre on 01592 645 180 to book an appointment or for more information on how to access career information, advice and guidance..
Opening hours Tuesday and Thursday 9.30 am - 4.30 pm
Glenrothes Careers Centre
Tel: Our Glenrothes office is closed to visitors. For career information, advice and guidance contact our local careers centre on 01592 382 390.
Opening hours Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Key data from Fife
From 1 April to 30 September 2023 we have supported 14 employers and 347 individuals dealing with redundancy.
As of 29 September 2023 there were 2,712 Modern Apprentices in training.
From 1 April to 29 September 2023 we supported 951 Modern Apprenticeship starts. 59.6% of the starts in the local area were aged 16-24.
The Modern Apprenticeship achievement rate in Fife is 77.0%.
From 1 June to 30 September 2023 we delivered 6,057 Career Information, Advice and Guidance engagements for 5,044 school pupils through a mix of group and one-to-one sessions.
As at the 30 September 2023 of the 18,125 maintained school pupils in the local authority, 74% were registered on myworldofwork.co.uk.
From 1 April to 30 September 2023 we delivered 2,760 Career Information, Advice and Guidance engagements for 1,451 post-school customers through a mix of group and one-to-one sessions.
The 2023 Annual Participation Measure showed that of the 15,501 16-19 year olds in Fife 92.9% were in education, employment or training and personal development.
In 2021-22 there were 70 registered Graduate Apprentices with a home address in the local authority and 46 registered with employers based in the area.
In 2021-22, 244 pupils started Foundation Apprenticeships in schools at SCQF Level 4-6 in this area.
In 2021-22 we invested over £14.m in the local area.
Key resources and services
A summary of National Training Programme (NTP) Equality data for Fife.
Please see the Annual Participation Measure interactive report for local authority information.
Partnership Action for Continuing Employment
Tammy Bremner is your PACE local chair (Kirkcaldy area) and can be contacted on 07785 556642 or 01592 382810. Lynne King is your PACE local chair (Dunfermline area) and can be contacted on 07880 871719 or 01383 329513.
Regional Skills Assessments
Latest regional labour market data
Regional Skills Assessments (RSAs)
The purpose of the RSAs is to provide a robust evidence base to support partners in strategic skills investment planning.
City Region Summary Infographic
To complement our national insights, the RSAs provide evidence on the impact of COVID-19 at a City Region level.
Head of Operations, North East regionEvonne Boyd 01382 30552 Email Evonne Boyd
Regional and Skills Planning LeadRonnie Palin 0141 4687 747 Email Ronnie Palin
Area ManagerJulie Kennedy 01592 238 2352 Email Julie Kennedy
Foundation and Graduate ApprenticeshipsBrian Hermiston 07584 488 299 Email Brian Hermiston
Education ManagerTom Harley 0141 3439 326 Email Tom Harley