Learning and development - Scottish Government Jobs

Learning and development

We invest in our people

We help our staff to reach their full potential by providing a wide range of learning and development opportunities, tools, resources and activities, with career planning aligned to professions.

Key benefits include:

  • Corporate and job-specific induction 
  • A programme of mandatory training covering the essentials 
  • Personal development to support job performance and career development 
  • Access to a wide range of learning events, webinars and digital learning 
  • Access to coaching, mentoring and mutual mentoring 
  • Defined professions providing specialist career development 
  • A range of early talent, high potential and leadership development schemes 
  • Opportunities for graduate apprenticeships and sponsorship for further education 
  • Opportunities for membership of professional bodies 
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We provide ongoing access to learning and development opportunities to help our staff reach their full potential.