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Opportunities for All Supporting all young people to participate in post-16 learning, training or work

Opportunities for All Supporting all young people to participate in post-16 learning, training or work

Friday, November 23, 2012

ISBN: 9781782562337

This publication describes the aim, principles and delivery mechanisms of the Scottish Government's commitment to an offer of a place in learning or training for all 16-19 year olds who are not already engaged. It has been drafted in collaboration with key delivery partners, Skills Development Scotland, DWP Jobcentre Plus, the Scottish Funding Council and local authorities.

Executive Summary

Opportunities for All is an explicit commitment to offer a place in learning or training to every 16-19 year old in Scotland who is not currently in employment, education or training.

It requires the post-16 learning system to re-engage young people between their 16th and 20th birthdays with learning or training.

The publication describes how post-16 learning and training delivery partners contribute to delivery of this commitment.