A number of employers provide a commentary on what they see as the
importance of CPD in developing an effective workforce across the CLD
Carol Downie, Chief Executive of Youth Scotland, identified that within
the organisation the first rung on the ladder into a career in youth
work was missing for a lot of young people, sessional youth workers and
volunteers. Youth Scotland has developed a series of creative solutions
to address this gap.
In this video we ask Jim Sweeney (Youthlink) and Christina Pollock
(North Lanarkshire Council) "how do you see CPD operating in the
In this video, employers tell us about the CPD that they have personally been involved in.
In this video, we asked Helen Scammell (GCVS) and John McCann
(Scotland's Colleges) "with competing priorities, where does CPD come in
In this video, Helen Scammell of Glasgow Council for the Voluntary
Sector talks about the employers' role in promoting CPD across the CLD
In this video, David Anderson (South Ayrshire Council) and Jim Sweeney
(Youthlink) describe how they would sell CPD to other employers.