Almost half (48%) of all young Scots feel that the pandemic has harmed their long-term career prospects, with over a third (34%) saying they are not confident about being able to achieve their future career aspirations.  

With skills policy almost entirely devolved to the Scottish government, the range of programmes that employers and employees in Scotland can get involved in is different to other parts of the UK. This can be challenging to navigate, especially for employers that operate across the whole country. Here we list some of the key devolved initiatives, with the relevant links throughout.

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