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Parental employment

We provide tailored support for parents with young children (0 to 16 years of age) to help them take their next move into employment. We can help you to get back to work by offering support with:

  • self-confidence and motivation goals
  • aspirations and expectations
  • employability skills and training

We can also provide guidance and support to access:

  • money management
  • debt/benefits advice
  • paid work experience placements with North Ayrshire Council
  • access to job vacancies and lots of support to secure them

Look no further than our Parent Hub, dedicated advisors are ready to speak with you.

If you are looking to get back into work and would like to take part in paid work experience, Skills for Life may be the opportunity you are looking for. Our Skills for Life video provides more information:

There are chances to work with our Streetscene Team and learn skills in horticulture. Our Streetscene Skills Academy video provides more information:

The care sector is growing with flexible job opportunities that can provide a rewarding career helping others. Our Care at Home training for work video provides more information:

Every employer requires administrative staff which leads to many different job opportunities. See our Step into Business video for information on the training and work experience we can provide to help you gain employment:

Contact Employability

Email the Employability Team

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