GP Strategies Training Ltd

PIPELINE STAGE Stage 1. Engagement and Referral Stage 2. Barrier Removal Stage 3. Vocational activity Stage 4. Employer Engagement Stage 5. In work support
Organisation: GP Strategies Training Ltd
Project Name (if applicable): Employability Fund Stage 4
Main Contact: Name: Beverley McLaughlin
Phone Number: 0141 842 8854
E-Mail Address:
Eligibility for Programme: 13 weeks unemployed. Please contact provider for early entry criteria
Referral Procedures: Contact Beverley Mclaughlin on the above contact number or email
Location Project Delivered At: Studio 31, Sir James Clark Building, Abbeymill Business Centre, Paisley, PA1 1TJ
Dates Project Delivered: April 2017 – March 2018
Pipeline Stages: 4
Age Group: 16-17 & 18+
Programme Outline: Provision at stage 4 is designed for those who are closest to the labour market, who are job ready and will provide additional information, advice and guidance together with job specific occupational training to prepare participants for employment and to successfully progress them to a positive outcome. GPSTL will provide to participants a bespoke training programme with tailored industry recognised occupational training. Training will be focused on health and social care, customer service, retail and construction sectors, although referrals will be welcome from applicants who are looking to pursue a career in other areas. All training is designed to encourage learners to further their personal development through improved core/employability and functional skills recognition and sessions available will include: CV preparation, employer marketing, motivation, self confidence/esteem building and 1 to 1 job search. A work placement opportunity will be made available to those learners who feel that it will improve their skills and experience, increasing their chances of moving to a positive destination.
Additional Information: There are 3 x 16-17 spaces available and 2 x 18+ spaces available