Where you will find us in North Lanarkshire
Cumbernauld Careers Centre
New College Lanarkshire
North Carbrain Road
Tel: Contact the local centre on 01236 373 660 for more information on how to access career information, advice and guidance. The centre is closed from 12.30-1.30pm for lunch.
Opening hours Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Motherwell Careers Centre
7 Scott Street
Tel: Contact the local centre on 01698 265 578 for more information on how to access career information, advice and guidance. The centre is closed from 12-1pm for lunch.
Opening hours Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Bellshill Careers Centre
c/o Mosshill Credit Union Ltd
12 Pollok Street, Mossend
Tel: Our Bellshill careers centre is open. Contact the local centre on 01698 745 988 for more information on how to access career information, advice and guidance.
Opening hours Monday 9 am - 5 pm and Wednesday 9 am - 12 am
Key data from North Lanarkshire
From 1 April to 30 September 2023 we have supported 7 employers and 298 individuals dealing with redundancy.
As of 29 September 2023 there were 2,881 Modern Apprentices in training.
From 1 April to 29 September 2023 we supported 983 Modern Apprenticeship starts. 61.8% of the starts in the local area were aged 16-24.
The Modern Apprenticeship achievement rate in North Lanarkshire is 76.0%.
From 1 June to 30 September 2023 we delivered 6,975 Career Information, Advice and Guidance engagements for 5,815 school pupils through a mix of group and one-to-one sessions.
As at the 30 September 2023 of the 17,283 maintained school pupils in the local authority, 72% were registered on myworldofwork.co.uk.
From 1 April to 30 September 2023 we delivered 2,221 Career Information, Advice and Guidance engagements for 1,158 post-school customers through a mix of group and one-to-one sessions.
The 2023 Annual Participation Measure showed that of the 15,811 16-19 year olds in North Lanarkshire 92.8% were in education, employment or training and personal development.
In 2021-22 there were 90 registered Graduate Apprentices with a home address in the local authority and 80 registered with employers based in the area.
In 2021-22, 308 pupils started Foundation Apprenticeships in schools at SCQF Level 4-6 in this area.
In 2021-22 we invested over £15.m in the local area.
Key resources and services
A summary of National Training Programme (NTP) Equality data for North Lanarkshire.
Please see the Annual Participation Measure interactive report for local authority information.
Partnership Action for Continuing Employment
June Weir is your PACE local chair and can be contacted on 07766 251674 or 01236 373393.
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, South West RegionShona Mitchell 0141 468 7853 Email Shona Mitchell
Regional Skills Planning LeadPaul Zealey 0300 013 2057 Email Paul Zealey
Area ManagerJudith Thomas 0141 468 7224 Email Judith Thomas
Foundation and Graduate ApprenticeshipsColin Buchanan 0758 414 5823 Email Colin Buchanan
Education ManagerClaire Johnston 0141 468 6722 Email Claire Johnston