Welcome to the Young Person's Guarantee

The Young Person's Guarantee is a commitment to bring together employers, partners and young people. It will connect every 16 to 24 year old in Scotland to the opportunity of a job, placement, training or volunteering with employers committed to the Guarantee.

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About the Guarantee

The Young Person's Guarantee commits to supporting all of Scotland's young people to have a bright and prosperous future.

The Young Person's Guarantee offers all young people between 16 to 24 the opportunity of:

  • An apprenticeship
  • Fair employment - including work experience
  • Taking part in formal volunteering programmes
  • Training
  • Going to uni or college
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Young People

If you're aged 16 to 24 years old

Education / Experience / Employment

You'll be connected to opportunities and signposted to people and information that can help you find the route that is right for you.

Find out how the Young Person's Guarantee can support you and your future by visiting the Young Person's Hub.

Visit the Young Person's Hub
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Employers

If you can offer work, study or volunteering to young people

Support / Resources / Join

By supporting the Young Person's Guarantee, employers will have access to:

  • The right channels to find the right people for positions
  • Ongoing support from our partners
  • Resources and materials
  • Advice for employers
  • Case studies of success stories

Find out more about the benefits of joining the Young Person's Guarantee in the Employer Hub.

Visit the Employer Hub
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Our Partners

Our partners are here to help both young people and employers.

For young people, our partners will help them find the right opportunities at the right time.

For employers, our partners will provide support and guidance about the benefits of joining the Young Person's Guarantee.

Meet our partners
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