Young Enterprise 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  Young Enterprise Scotland
Project Name (if applicable):  Pathways Programme
Main Contact: Name: Maxine McFarlane

Phone Number: 0141-638-3576

E-Mail Address: Maxine.mcfarlane@yes.org.uk

Eligibility for Programme: Individuals on pathways programme must be aged 16-30 and either unemployed, a care leaver, ex offender or disadvantaged in some other way.
Referral Procedures: Advertising via partners, schools, variety of agencies and applications through website followed by interview.
Location Project Delivered At: Hair and Beauty, Barrhead.

All other programmes – YES Centre, Rouken Glen Park, Glasgow.

Dates Project Delivered: Various dates throughout the year.
Pipeline Stages:  2 and 3
Age Group: 16 to 30 yrs
Programme Outline: The pathway programmes deliver SQA qualifications, vocational awards, volunteering accreditations and internal certifications. Programmes run for up to 10 weeks with the offer of ongoing mentoring support.

Pathways Programmes available:

  • Pathway into Hair and Beauty
  • Pathway into Construction and Landscaping

More programmes to follow throughout this year.

Additional Information: Young Enterprise Scotland (YES) is a social enterprise with over 40 years’ experience of enterprise engagement with young people. Operating from our Centre in Rouken Glen Park and Hair and Beauty Centre in Barrhead we deliver the pathways programme. By learning through doing our programmes help each individual fulfil their potential, recognise their abilities and build confidence.

Further information on Young Enterprise Scotland can be found at:

www.yes.org.uk/