Where you will find us in Renfrewshire
Paisley Careers Centre
1st Floor Causeyside Street
27 Causeyside Street
Tel: 0141 849 0942
Opening hours Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Paisley Careers Centre
Skills Development Scotland Centre, The Russell Institute
30 Causeyside Street
Tel: Our Paisley careers centre is open. Contact the local centre on 0141 849 0942 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
Key data from Renfrewshire
From 1 April to 31 December 2022 we have supported 6 employers and 107 individuals dealing with redundancy.
As of 30 December 2022 there were 1,422 Modern Apprentices in training.
From 1 April to 30 December 2022 we supported 744 Modern Apprenticeship starts. 59.8% of the starts in the local area were aged 16-24.
The Modern Apprenticeship achievement rate in Renfrewshire is 75.6%.
From 1 June to 31 December 2022 we delivered 7,440 Career Information, Advice and Guidance engagements for 4,669 school pupils through a mix of group and one-to-one sessions.
As of 31 December 2022 of the 10,354 maintained school pupils in the local authority, 77% were registered on myworldofwork.co.uk.
From 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2022 we funded 252 Employability Fund starts.
From 1 April to 31 December 2022 we delivered 1,775 Career Information, Advice and Guidance engagements for 885 post-school customers through a mix of group and one-to-one sessions.
The 2022 Annual Participation Measure showed that of the 6,746 16-19 year olds in Renfrewshire 93.3% 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 57 registered with employers based in the area.
In 2020-21, 45 pupils started Foundation Apprenticeships in schools at SCQF Level 4-6 in this area.
In 2021-22 we invested over £8.6m in the local area.
Key resources and services
A summary of National Training Programme (NTP) Equality data for Renfrewshire.
Please see the Annual Participation Measure interactive report for local authority information.
Partnership Action for Continuing Employment
Sheona Fulton is your PACE local chair and can be contacted on 07826 875557 or 0141 8490942.
Regional Skills Assessments
Latest regional labour market data
Head of Operations, West RegionSharon Kelly 07880 784 554 Email Sharon Kelly
Area ManagerSuzie Scott 0141 468 7917 Email Suzie Scott
Regional Skills Planning LeadPaul Zealey 0300 013 2057 Email Paul Zealey
Partnership and Delivery managerLauren Paterson 0141 468 8014 Email Lauren Paterson
Education ManagerClaire Johnston 0141 468 6722 Email Claire Johnston