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Employment Support for the Newly Redundant

Have you recently become redundant and are unsure of your next steps? The Skills and Employment Initiatives Team are on hand to provide you with all the advice and support you need to get back into work.

Our highly skilled Employment Support Advisors can create personalised action plans that suit you and will assist you on your search for new employment.

We are one of many local partners who can provide a package of support under the PACE (Partnership Action for Continuing Employment) for newly redundant individuals. 

Other local Perth and Kinross partners include Skills Development Scotland (SDS) for skills and career planning and Department of Working Pension (Job Centre Plus) for assistance with benefits and pensions.

What we can offer:

  • Practical one to one session's on finding a new job. This can be face to face, over the phone or email

  • Advice and guidance on CV building/amending

  • Assistance with completing job applications

  • Mock interviewing with constructive feedback

  • Access to an exclusive job market through our Vacancy Management Service

  • Signposting to training and other personal development opportunities

For more information on redundancy and how we can help, please do not hesitate to get in touch on 01738 459609 or email SkillsandEmployment@pkc.gov.uk.