• Project Search

  • SCQF Level

    Level 3

  • Attendance/Duration

    Full-time, one year

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This programme is specifically aimed at young people living in East Ayrshire aged 17 to 24, who have learning difficulties and/or on the Autistic Spectrum. This course develops the competitive, transferrable and marketable job skills needed for employment. 

What's Involved

Students will obtain work based individualised instruction, coaching, support and feedback from the instructor job coach, managers, and mentors at  University Hospital Crosshouse.

Subjects may include:

  • Employability Skills
  • 3 x 12 Week work placements at University Hospital Crosshouse
  • Laundry Services, Mail Room, Neo Natal, Administration, Laboratories, Catering and Portering.

A Place on the course is subject to a recruitment process and all applicants will be invited to a recruitment day on 20 April 2016. The application forms are now available from the Project Search base – 01563 826244 and must be submitted by 18/03/16.

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Successful completion of the course will enable the students to compete for employment in the community and provides a link to adult support agencies. While there is no guarantee of a job, learners who successfully complete the course will have gained a wider range of work experiences which will help them gain employment.

Start Date

28 Aug 2017

Campus

Kilmarnock

Full