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West Dunbartonshire Council Working4U service was established to improve the quality of lives of West Dunbartonshire residents by assisting them to overcome barriers to social and economic inclusion.

Working4U help people to access a wide range of employment, training and learning opportunities designed to help them overcome barriers, develop their skills and assist them in their journey towards work.

Here are some of our key achievements and progress for the year 1st April 2019 to 31st March 2020 for residents in West Dunbartonshire,:

Performance Indicator Target 2019/20 Achieved 2019/20
Number of local people receiving support from Working4U 6,022 7,570
Value (£) of Income Generated for those supported £9.8m £11.5m
Value (£) of new debt managed £3.4m £3.3m
Number of local people being supported through apprenticeships 129 152
Number of local people entering employment 378 353
Number of local people entering education or training 951 1,228
Number of local people in employment six months after leaving 214 232
Number of local people gaining a full qualification 562 616