Scottish Apprenticeship Week: Flying high with DE&S

Ever wondered how you can work protecting the safety of Great Britain? Well, it’s easy really, thanks to the DE&S graduate scheme. Recent graduate Chaniece Truelove shares her journey to working as an aerospace engineering manager.

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Nearly a third of Scots value apprenticeships over higher education

Thousands of students are getting ready to start university this week, but just one in three Scots believe that higher education will give them the best career prospects. 

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Dream job alert! Pack your bags to play with cats on a Greek island for a living

If you’re currently sitting at home pondering what to do next since the big results day reveal, then stop what you’re doing! Your dream job has landed.

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Young Scottish human rights lawyers will change Scotland for the better

We talk to Jen Ang, Director of JustRight Scotland and Open University Law about how young Scottish human rights lawyers are going to change the world. 

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Don’t fancy university? Earn while you learn with an apprenticeship in Scotland

Beyond the four walls of the classroom, there is a world of opportunity waiting to be tapped into, and it comes in the shape of an apprenticeship.

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How Better than Zero is changing the hospitality industry

The state of the hospitality and service industry is at an all time low. Young people are being shafted – through low pay, precarious hours, and even harassment and danger to one’s health.

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Further your career prospects with Aldi

On the face of it, Aldi is a quirky, down-to-earth supermarket, providing its customers with great quality at discount prices. Take a look at the bigger picture and it’s quite breathtaking. We’re one of the most impressive retailers in the global business market today. With a simple goal of providing value and quality, using leaner and smarter business processes, we’re a supermarket that’s getting it right. We’re winning all kinds of awards and new stores are springing up all over the UK and Ireland (currently one every week) as we rapidly increase our market share. Combine this with over 9,000…

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Making it big with Loch Lomond Golf Club’s graduate programme

Are you dreaming of a career that offers variety and the opportunity to progress and make your mark? Loch Lomond Golf Club have lots to offer! Laura MacDonald tells us how her placement in the prestigious golf club’s graduate programme has set her up for a career for life I graduated from Glasgow Caledonian University in 2013 with an Honours Degree in Management, Technology and Enterprise. I knew I wanted to learn more about management and enhance these skills in the real world. I applied for Graduate Management roles throughout Glasgow, however when I saw Loch Lomond Golf Club’s graduate…

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The best Saturday jobs

Yesterday, the news hit the headlines that fewer 16-year-olds than ever before have got Saturday jobs. What was once a rite of passage for teens is now the last thing on folk’s minds, as they shun stacking shelves and waiting tables in favour of relying on the Bank of Mum and Dad instead. Despite what you might think, a weekend job is a really brilliant thing – us lot at Source HQ all had one as teenagers, and we got so much from it. Improved confidence, problem solving skills, something to write about on college and uni applications – and…

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