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Elevating Early Learning: A Glimpse into our Interactive Workshops

We were thrilled to work with Rocking Horse Nursery and deliver an interactive training session to their full staff team in Aberdeen. The workshops focused on early childhood development and allowed the staff to learn new ways of working and enhance their current good practice for the children they work with. Our team put together…

Gain a Head Start in Your Modern Apprenticeship: Join Our Readiness for Assessment Program this August!

Do you wish that you had a head start in your Modern Apprenticeship? We’re thrilled to announce that our upcoming Modern Apprentice Readiness for Assessment program will be running again this August!   The Readiness for Assessment training programme is designed to provide extra support to you before starting a Modern Apprenticeship in the Early…

Last Few Places Available

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to attend free, relevant training before the summer break! Find out more here

Multi-Disciplinary Safeguarding Training Officer-Vacancy

Closing Date Extended We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, confident and experienced practitioner with demonstrable experience of children’s services and multi-agency working. For an informal chat about this role please contact Service Manager, Susan Greig on 07772226588 Read more about what we are looking for here

Aberlours spring newsletter, features Foundation Apprentice Abbie from Aberdeen

Abbie who is studying a Foundation Apprenticeship in Social Services Children & Young People (SCQF 6) taught by Aberlour Futures staff. The course is taught two afternoons each week in school, along with a weekly one-day placement at a local nursery/school. For more information about this course and others we deliver go to our website…

Apprentice Ambassador of the Year – Declan Hoskins

I am delighted to share with you that our Modern Apprentice Declan Hoskins won the “Apprentice Ambassador of the Year” at last night’s Scottish Apprenticeship Awards.   Well done Declan it was well deserved. Read about Declan’s journey.   Declan Hoskins has channelled his passion for childcare and inspires other young people to follow the…

Promoting Modern Apprenticeships child’s play for Declan

Early Years Practitioner Declan Hoskins channelled his passion for childcare to inspire other young people to follow his Modern Apprenticeship career path. Read the full story here

#keep the promise

Why not take a few minutes to watch the video prepared by our Aberlour Promise Young Collaborators group of care experienced young people. They prepared this animation to help us tell our children and young people what The Promise means and the importance of their Voice in how we make sure they get the help and support…

Have your heard about the Disclosure Scheme for Domestic Abuse in Scotland (DSDAS)?

Through this scheme you can help Police Scotland identify & prevent Domestic Abuse.  This system gives people the “Right to Ask” about any violent history someone they or someone they know are entering into a new relationship with and also “Power to Tell” allowing Police Scotland to make contact and share important details.  All contact…