Young People

Many young people struggle to identify their career goals; some are perhaps more fortunate and know what they will do upon leaving school. In either case, more engagement with employers and better access to work experience while at school can help you to better understand your future in the workplace.

We are here to help you find your place in the world of work.

Working with your school and local employers, DYW Moray aims to provide you with career information and an opportunity to develop the skills you need to be successful in your chosen career.

Ways we can help

Skills development

We aim to give you more opportunities to learn and develop your skills for work. Soft skills such as resilience, communication and teamwork are a few of the many skills that employers are looking for.


Real life experiences of the world of work will allow you to learn more about yourself, test what your career interests are what is expected of you in the workplace.


Building your confidence with CVs, interviews and experience in the workplace with employers.

Career choices

Information from employers and inspiration around career choices will open your eyes to the opportunities that are on your doorstep.


Developing and achieving recognised qualifications. There are so many qualifications that are available for you to explore.

Finding a job

Providing information to help you find a job and a career. Our jobs page lists opportunities that are available in Moray that are suitable for young people.

Entrepreneurial skills

Offering you more opportunities to develop your entrepreneurial skills, especially if you are interested in starting up your own business. We can also help point you in the right direction for guidance and support for a start-up business.

Find out more...

The links below can help you find more in-depth information from specific sources. If you're struggling with a particular issue, please get in touch – we're happy to help.

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