Skills Development Scotland

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  Skills Development Scotland
Project Name (if applicable):
Main Contact: Name: SDS Barrhead Careers Centre

Phone Number:0141 577 8547

E-Mail Address: [email protected]

Eligibility for Programme: Skills Development Scotland offer an all age Career Information Advice and Guidance service supporting individuals to make informed learning and career choices.
Referral Procedures: To refer a customer for support, please call SDS Centre, The Foundry: 0141 577 8547

Customers can drop into our centres without an appointment for Information and Advice or access SDS web service My World of Work at  Customers are able to access self-help IT facilities to support Career Planning and Job Seeking.

Location Project Delivered At:  SDS Centre, The Foundry, Main St, Barrhead, G78 1SW
Dates Project Delivered:  SDS Centre in The Foundry Barrhead is open:

Monday 9am – 5pm

Tuesday 9am – 5pm

Wednesday 1.30 pm – 5pm

Thursday 9am – 5pm

Friday 9am – 5pm

(closed for lunch 12.30-1.30)

Pipeline Stages:  1 – 5
Age Group:  All ages.
Programme Outline:  Skills Development Scotland is the national skills body supporting the people and businesses of Scotland to develop and apply their skills. In East Renfrewshire SDS qualified careers advisers provide career information, advice and guidance to customers at any stage of their education or working life.

SDS is also a referral agency for customers who wish to access the Employability Fund training provision.

Customers can use our award-winning career information and advice web service which is packed with tools, articles and information.

Additional Information:

Further information on Skills Development Scotland can be found at