Developing the Young Workforce West (DYW West) regional group has been established to help employers to shape their future workforce. We are hosted within the Paisley Campus of West College Scotland and cover Renfrewshire, East Renfrewshire, Inverclyde and West Dunbartonshire.



  • Based at West College Scotland, Paisley Campus RE114
  • phone : 0141 581 2352
  • Email : info@dywwest.co.uk



Our Board Members


Our Employer Led Board is comprised of representation from both the public and private sector and incorporates employers from a broad range of industries. Chaired by Andrew Bowman, Head of Business Investment and Operations at Riverside Inverclyde, the board work with us to determine our strategic direction and support the delivery of our work across all of our regional areas. If you would like to learn more about our board members then please visit their website by clicking on the images below.


  • Renfrewshire Chamber
  • Scottish Enterprise
  • Construction Skills
  • Renfrewshire Council
  • Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce
  • Dunbartonshire Chamber of Commerce
  • Intu Braehead
  • West College Scotland
  • European Circuits Ltd
  • NHS
  • Rolls-Royce
  • Arnold Clark

Developing the Young Workforce National Board

Our national board is chaired by Rob Woodward (Chief Executive of STV) and provides representation from both the public and private sector.

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