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Aberdeenshire Council’s Work Placement Unit Newsletter 2018

The latest newsletter on Work Placements has been released by Aberdeenshire Council providing an overview of the breath and depth of the developments in the authority.  This includes case studies from schools, the experiences and perspectives of employers  as well as accounts of learners participating in a wide variety of work-based learning opportunities.

Find out more about Aberdeenshire’s offers and achievements by accessing the Workplace Newsletter 2018 Final.

DYW – All you need to know….!

Small - DYW IntroThis monthly ‎series provides a professional learning opportunity for anyone interested in finding out more about developments emerging from the Developing the Young Workforce programme. Topics will include: Career education 3-18, work placements, school/employer partnerships, links to CfE, vocational pathways, senior phase developments etc.

These sessions are interactive in nature and give all involved the opportunity to ask questions, reflect on current practice and engage in professional dialogue with colleagues on key issues around this agenda.

In this first session on Thursday 5th November at 4pm you will get an exclusive introduction to the DYW team which will provide you with an overview of the wider Developing the Young Workforce agenda. We will also introduce the newly released ‎guidance on School/Employer Partnerships, Career Education (3-18) and Work Placements Standards. There will also be time to ask specific questions, exchange information or raise any burning issues.

Sign up and join us live in Glow TV – DYW – All you need to know….!

If you unable to join us for the live event you can always catch up with the recording at another time – Glow TV’s Watch Again.

NB The next session in this new series will take place on Thursday 3rd December – more details to follow.