Perth & Kinross Council, Community Learning & Development (1)

AddressThe Learning Curve, Perth & Kinross Council, AK Bell Library, York Place, Perth, PH2 8EP
Contact 
Phone Number01739 477092
Emaillearningcurve@pkc.gov.uk
WebsiteThe Learning Curve
Agency BriefCommunity Learning and Development have a team of Adult Learning, Adult Literacy and Adult ICT, family Learning and Parenting workers who work with adults and families to make positive changes in their lives. The focus is on developing skills including; employability skills, building confidence; improving reading; writing; number and budgeting skills; basic computing skills; problem solving; working with others and supporting you to discover other available learning opportunities.
Target Client Group16+
Programmes OfferedNext Steps Drop In - In various locations, support is given with job search, interview skills, CV's ,computing, adult guidance, application forms, and confidence building
EligibilityPost secondary school leaving age
ReferralSelf
OutcomeWhat is the expected outcome from participating in the programme of activity? i.e. Qualification/Leads to permanent employment etc.
ProgressionVoluntary and Work Experience, Employment

Stages covered

Stage 2 Barrier Removal - Examples of this is barrier removal activities and confidence building, support to develop core skills such as numeracy and literacy, holistic activities linked to individual needs and employability skills.

Stage 3 Vocational Activity - Examples of this may include job search, work experience, employability skills and accredited pre-employment training for core skills.

Stage 4 Employer Engagement and Job Matching - Activities may include employer engagement through work experience and job matching, mentoring and supporting clients in the work place.

To learn more about the different stages, please read our icon Employability Pipeline [360Kb] page.