SDS Job Vacancies

Remember the current Snippets Vacancies PDF document is uploaded below.  This document produced by Skills Development Scotland has a variety of apprentice and other vacancies for those of you who are seeking employment.  It is updated regularly with new opportunities. 




Skills Development Scotland  

The Skills Development Scotland Careers Adviser for Deans Community High School is Evelyn Rogers. Evelyn offers a range of support to students to help develop their Career Management Skills and plans for the future; she is based in the careers room within the school library.


If you are keen to speak to the Careers Adviser then Drop In sessions are offered every Tuesday


S4/S5/S6 - Tuesday Period 4 & Period 5


S1/S2/S3 – Tuesday lunchtime 


Evelyn operates an appointment system and if you are keen to meet with her please use the “drop in” session

or you can also contact her direct via email E: or M: 07887824725



Evelyn will meet with all school students in their PSE class during the school term and there is also the opportunity to arrange 1:1 appointments for students who require this support. 



Evelyn will also be in attendance at school parents evenings/events and happy to meet with anyone keen to see her. (MyWoW) offers a range of support and resources for students and their parents and is a great starting point for researching your career ideas. 


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The “Snippets” job opportunities produced by SDS are published on the school website under the 'Careers' section.



If you would like an appointment - speak to your Head of House or contact Evelyn direct via methods below.


Mobile: 07887824725   Tel: 01506 445887 (direct line) or  01506 434249 (centre number)  

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College Applications

We have included links to some of the college websites.  You can apply online for most colleges.


Edinburgh College:  (merger of Edinburgh’s Telford College, Stevenson College & Jewel & Esk College)

Forth Valley College:

Glasgow: (merger of Central College Glasgow, Glasgow Metropolitan College and Glasgow College of Nautical Studies)

SRUC:  (merger of Barony, Elmwood and Oatridge College and SAC)

West Lothian College: “



Career Education: A World of Possibilities Leaflet

NPFS has developed a publication for parents which provides a helpful introduction to the new programme of career education.

Career education will deliver key entitlements to all of our children and young people. These will ensure that Scotland’s children acquire the skills and knowledge they need so that they can reach the futures that are right for them. Have a look at the leaflet (link below) for further details of how this will work and how parents can support their children.

Career Education: A World of Possibilities



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