The vast majority of people seeking help from Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) for employment and housing issues have never used the service before, the latest figures show.
Laws to encourage more diverse workplaces and punishments for organisations who fail to improve should be considered, Holyrood’s Equalities Committee has been told.
Around 6% of the UK working population changed occupations in the three months after the pandemic hit, according to new figures.
A new benefit helping young people with the cost of starting a new job has opened for applications.
The number of people in work in Scotland fell by 15,000 between April and June as the impact of lockdown hit, according to the latest figures.
Chancellor Rishi Sunak rules out extra Treasury cash for Aberdeen to ease the blow of return to lockdown
Chancellor Rishi Sunak has indicated the Treasury will not provide extra cash for Aberdeen to help the city with the reintroduction of lockdown restrictions.
This Monday is the first working day that employers in England can demand their staff return to the office since lockdown began.
A campaign to protect jobs linked to Scottish airports has been launched by Unite Scotland.
An Aberdeen MSP has welcomed a £100 million package of support from the Scottish Government for those looking for work or at risk of redundancy as Covid-19 leaves its mark on the employment market.
Teenagers are most likely to have had their jobs furloughed during the coronavirus outbreak, new figures show.
The furlough scheme and self-employment support have helped 891,500 Scots during the coronavirus pandemic, according to the latest UK Government figures.
Starting salaries dropped at their fastest rate on record in June, according to a new report.
A leading figure from the banking sector is being drafted in to develop plans for a jobs guarantee scheme for younger Scots, Nicola Sturgeon has confirmed.
Bosses should be given a cash incentive to recruit long-term unemployed young Scots for work experience placements, a report suggests.
A course aimed at boosting people’s job prospects will begin in the north-east later this month.
Aberdeenshire Council is to host a recruitment fair in the north-east tomorrow.
Seven apprentices, aged between 16 and 20, have joined a north-east housebuilder as part of a four-year scheme.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has said more job opportunities in the oil and gas sector are opening up in the north-east.
The “physiological wear and tear” from stress around insecure job and housing markets is likely to increase young people’s risk of chronic health conditions later in life, a health expert warned.
Employers are being invited to promote vacancies at a popular Aberdeen jobs fair later this year.
ScotRail is looking to recruit fully-qualified train drivers.
A recruitment and skills fair is set to take place in the north-east this week.
An Aberdeen bus firm is holding a recruitment event to celebrate national woman’s day.
More than 200 employees at Aberdeen City Council took voluntary severance or early retirement since the launch of a new scheme, new figures have shown.
Council tax could also rise by 4.79% for residents across the region, with the council leader confirming discussions were still ongoing on whether to put this forward.
Dozens of trainee telecoms engineers are to be hired in the north-east, it was announced today.
A Scottish Government campaign is hoping to make looking for a new job child’s play.
Businesses are being invited to promote their vacancies for free at a leading recruitment event.
More than 90 Aberdeen staff were told on Wednesday they were being made redundant with the move by the investment firm rescuing the remaining 96.
More than 300 jobs have been saved at an Aberdeen-based energy services firm.