Our Partners

Over the years we have developed strong links with many local businesses.  These links have allowed us to carry out Mock Interviews, Site Visits, Work Experience, Extended Work Experience, Employability Afternoons, the Month of May and Career Talks.

 

Our Business Partners include:

Our Employability Services Partners

Lorraine McConway is Lockerbie Academy’s Careers Advisor from Skills Development Scotland.  Lorraine is in school twice a week to speak to pupils and parents about next steps and has a wealth of knowledge about university courses, further training and employment.  Pupils are encouraged to drop-in and see Lorraine or will be contacted with a time to visit her office.  

Contact Details for Lorraine are:

Tel - 01387 272500

Mob – 07500 761170

Email – Lorraine.McConway@sds.co.uk

Website - www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk

Skills Development Scotland

Loreburn Centre

High Street

Dumfries

DG1 2BD

 

We also have Liza Milligan who works with Lorraine on a Tuesday;

Contact Details for Liza are:

Tel - 01387 272500

Mob - 07833041826

Email - Elizabeth.Milliagan@sds.co.uk

Website - www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk

Skills Development Scotland

Loreburn Centre

High Street

Dumfries, DG1 2BD

Gillian Ross is our Dumfries and Galloway Council Employability and Skills link worker.  Gillian is in school on a weekly basis and will work with students who need a little extra support establishing what their next steps will be.  Pupils will be given appointment times to see Gillian. 

Contact Details for Gillian are:

Tel – 01387 245191

Email - Gillian.Ross2@dumgal.gov.uk

Website - http://dgtap.co.uk/

DG Employment TAP

24 Nith Place,

Dumfries

DG1 2PN