Developing the Young Workforce National Advisory Group


This group is no longer active.


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

Related groups


  • Deputy First Minister, John Swinney (Joint Chair)
  • Councillor Stephen McCabe (Joint Chair)
  • Minister for Business, Fair Work and Skills, Jamie Hepburn
  • Sir Ian Wood
  • Brian Johnstone (Regional College Chair, Dumfries & Galloway)
  • Matthew Sweeney (COSLA)
  • Joanna Murphy (National Parents’ Forum for Scotland)
  • Larry Flanagan (EIS General Secretary)
  • Ben McKendrick (Chief Executive, Scottish Youth Parliament)
  • Sandra Black (SOLACE representative, Chief Executive of Renfrewshire Leisure)
  • Rob Woodward (DYW National Group Chair)
  • Linda McAulay-Griffiths (Head of Education for East Ayrshire Council)
  • Anthony Barlow (Managing Director of Inforgen and Chair of DYW Borders Regional Employer Group)
  • Mike Cantlay (Chair of Scottish Funding Council)
  • Frank Mitchell (Chair of Skills Development Scotland)
  • SG, Director of Advanced Learning and Science
  • Graeme Logan (SG, Director of Learning)
  • SG, Director of Fair Work, Employability and Skills
  • Linda Pooley (SG, Deputy Director of Colleges, Young Workforce and SFC Sponsorship)
  • Gayle Gorman (Chief Executive, Education Scotland)



Trudi Jordan
0141 242 0160

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