East Ayrshire Council Economic Development - Work Coaches

EAC Economic Development offers a range of services to assist unemployed individuals living in East Ayrshire to access sustainable employment opportunities.

This includes training advice and guidance, jobs access, supported employment, transitional employment, Modern Apprenticeships and Employability Fund.

Work Coaches support East Ayrshire residents to access employment, they can support with CV's and applications, interview techniques, access funding for training and help find work experience.  When in employment Work Coaches can support individuals to improve their skills by helping them access funding for training that will improve their current employment situation.

The Work Coach service currently operates in various locations throughout East Ayrshire and is supported by European structural Funds.


  • Facing redundancy tick
  • Health and wellbeing tick
  • Literacy tick
  • Support for disabilities tick

Support for Employers

  • Apprenticeships tick
  • Funding tick
  • Recruitment tick
  • Training tick
  • Work experience tick

Looking for Work

  • Completing applications tick
  • Current job vacancies tick
  • CV preparation tick
  • Interview techniques tick
  • Job search tick
  • Modern apprenticeships tick

Ages Helped

  • Under 16
  • 16-19 tick
  • 19-25 tick
  • 25+ tick