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Careers

Skills Development Scotland 

Finding a career or job that you want depends upon much more than simply being in the right place at the right time. Skills Development Scotland is here to help pupils access a range of advice, guidance and support that will help them make well informed and realistic decisions about jobs, training and educational opportunities.

By using our website you will  discover more about your career ideas and the skills you need using our A – Z of jobs. You’ll also find useful information about career development, plus advice on self-employment and self assessment, part-time work, voluntary work and working abroad.

Careers Advice: Rachel Ladd School Careers Adviser

Rachel Ladd is in school every Monday  and Thursday.  If you want to make an appointment to see Rachel, please contact your Pastoral Teacher, or Mrs Nichol, or see Rachel personally in the Careers Interview Room in the school library.

Parents wishing to speak to Rachel Ladd should do so though the school office or by phoning Rachel on 01896 754884 or by emailing her on: Rachel.Ladd@sds.co.uk

My World of Work

Parents & guardians will find our website www.myworldofwork.co.uk very useful with a wide range of up to date activities and practical activities that will enable you to support your child's decision making regarding their future career and study options.