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Developing the Young Workforce National Advisory Group


This group works on promoting the vision of Developing the Young Workforce strategy, maintaining the political will and representing the views of senior stakeholders.

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  • John Swinney, Deputy First Minister (joint Chair)
  • Stephen McCabe, Councillor (joint Chair)
  • Sir Ian Wood
  • Jamie Hepburn, Minister for Employability and Training
  • Brian Johnstone (Regional College Chair, Dumfries & Galloway)
  • John Fyffe (President, Association of Directors of Education in Scotland)
  • Joanna Murphy (National Parents' Forum for Scotland)
  • Larry Flanagan (EIS General Secretary)
  • Grahame Smith (STUC General Secretary, Wood Commissioner)
  • Ben McKendrick (Chief Executive, Scottish Youth Parliament)
  • Elma Murray (SOLACE representative)
  • Rob Woodward (STV, DYW National Group Chair)
  • Linda McAulay-Griffiths (Head of Education for East Ayrshire Council)
  • Danielle MacTavish (Chair of DYW West Highland and HR Specialist at GFG Alliance)