Barnardo’s Works West of Scotland

Glasgow North Ayrshire Renfrewshire Scotland

Welcome to Barnardo’s Works West!

Barnardo’s Works West is a successful and established service based in the Lochfield area of Paisley and covering primarily the Renfrewshire council area, providing young people with the skills, experience, and opportunities to access independent, sustainable employment.

We offer a wide variety of programmes supporting young people aged 15-29 into employment and training. These range from bespoke one-to-one programmes to group work and work placements, all with the aim of helping young people achieve their employment goals.

Meet the Team!

The Works West team is made up of Twelve members across the service between our Management, Admins, Project Workers, and Social Media, every one of them here to help however they can!

Our Location

Our Offices can be found at:
12 Lochfield Road


Barnardo’s Works Employability courses

Barnardo’s Works supports young people aged 15 – 29 who might normally face barriers when looking for a job or applying for college. Our variety of group and individual programmes help you to gain valuable life and work skills, qualifications and practical work experience.   Everyone is supported during their programme by a Project Worker to complete employability training to get you ready for the world of work, college or training.

Courses include;
  • Wellbeing Groups (North Ayrshire)
  • Barnardo’s Works Best (BWB)
  • Explore
  • Multiply
  • Training for Work (Glasgow)
  • Head2Work
  • Step2Work
  • Discovering Your Potential

For more information on what each course entails please see Renfrewshire Course Information in the Documents Section.

Contact Us

Tel: 0141 884 6252

Email: Email Us!

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