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Key data from the Highlands

From 1st of April 2020 to 30th of September 2020 we have supported 24 employers and 499 individuals dealing with redundancy.

As of 25th of September 2020 there were 1,926 Modern Apprentices in training. The Modern Apprenticeship achievement rate in Highland is 68%.

From 1st April 2020 to 25th September 2020 we supported 208 Modern Apprenticeship starts.

In 2019-20 there were 41 registered Graduate Apprentices with a home address in the local authority and 41 registered with employers based in the area.

From 1st June 2020 to 30th September 2020 we delivered 2,325 Career Information, Advice and Guidance engagements for 1,792 school pupils through a mix of group and one-to-one sessions.

From 1st April 2020 to 30th September 2020, 1,489 people have registered on myworldofwork.co.uk.

My World of Work

From 1st April 2020 to 25th September 2020 we funded 62 Employability Fund starts.

From 1st April 2020 to 30st September 2020 we delivered 1,899 Career Information, Advice and Guidance engagements for 876 post-school customers through a mix of group and one-to-one sessions.

The 2020 Annual Participation Measure showed that of the 9,622 16-19 year olds in Highland 93.6% were in education, employment or training and personal development.

Our performance in the Highlands

Our latest briefing provides a snapshot of the work we do for individuals and businesses in the Highlands.

Find out more

SDS Support: Mark's story

Mark Baltazar pursued a Modern Apprenticeship so he could work, earn and learn.

Read Mark's story

Local Contacts

Head of Operations, North Region

Anthony Standing

Regional Skills Planning Lead

Stephen Sheridan

Area Manager

Roddy Bailey

Foundation and Graduate Apprenticeships

Colin Buchanan

Partner Development & Integration

Steve Bone