Home

Welcome to the Developing the Young Workforce website of St Columba’s High School, Gourock!

Here you’ll find loads of useful information to help you build your bright future after you leave school.


  • Learn more about applying for and studying at university.

  • See which college course available for S4, S5 and S6 pupils to study whilst still in school.

  • Find out more about apprenticeships and the differences between the three types: Foundation, Modern and Graduate.

  • Discover the benefits and rewards of volunteering, a great way to prepare for the world of work, right now!

  • Sign up for the My World of Work service and start learning about different careers that might interest you.

  • Get some work experience placements whilst still in school – a great way to see if a particular job is right for you!


Got questions? Contact the DYW staff here.