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The Foundation Apprenticeship in Business Skills

If you follow East Lothian Works on Twitter and Facebook (links at the bottom of this post), you may have seen that we are currently running a social media campaign that focuses on a different Foundation Apprenticeship each week. This week, we’re looking at the Business Skills course. Have a read below to find out … Continue reading The Foundation Apprenticeship in Business Skills

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Staff Spotlight: An Interview with Andy Stuckey

This post marks the beginning of a new series on this blog. We will be focusing on members of staff in East Lothian Works that work with adults and young people out of school in order to aid them in finding employment. Each week we will delve into the work that the individual in question … Continue reading Staff Spotlight: An Interview with Andy Stuckey

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Apprenticeships

Vacancy No of opportunities Vacancy Location Closing Date  Hospitality 2 Edinburgh 21/07/2019 23:59 Warehouse Person 1 Edinburgh 23/07/2019 23:59 Hairdressing 2 Edinburgh 25/07/2019 23:59 Medical Receptionist/Administrator 1 Edinburgh 30/07/2019 23:59 Engineer 2 Dunbar 09/08/2019 23:59 Aftersales Customer Service Parts 1 Edinburgh 10/08/2019 23:59 Bookbinder 1 Dalkeith 11/08/2019 23:59 Estimating Assistant 1 Dalkeith 11/08/2019 23:59 Childcare … Continue reading Apprenticeships

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A Morning with East Lothian Council’s IT Department

I was fortunate enough to be granted the opportunity to visit East Lothian Council’s very own IT department. This section of the council focuses on providing technical support for all areas of the public sector in the local authority, such as fixing computer issues in schools, as well as ensuring all information is kept secure … Continue reading A Morning with East Lothian Council’s IT Department

Careers

Borders careers advisers sessions July 2019

Good morning everyone. This session will introduce you to: Google Drive Collating your results Kahoot Polleverywhere Videoscribe Plickers Some thoughts on groupwork Use the S6 talk at NBHS to set the scene A fairly good explanation on mailmerge here Kahoot here Polleverywhere Videoscribe and more here Plickers Borders bonus prize! A podcast of Sammi Kinghorn … Continue reading Borders careers advisers sessions July 2019

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The Foundation Apprenticeship in Social Services: Children and Young People

If you follow East Lothian Works on Twitter and Facebook (links at the bottom of this post), you may have seen that we are currently running a social media campaign that focuses on a different Foundation Apprenticeship each week. This week, we’re looking at the Social Services: Children and Young People course. Have a read … Continue reading The Foundation Apprenticeship in Social Services: Children and Young People

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