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 the private, public and third sectors and incorporates employers from a broad range of industries. Chaired by Jim Hannigan, Head of Skills Capability at NMIS, 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.


  • Construction Skills
  • Braehead
  • Scotrail
  • NMIS
  • Renfrewshire Council
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • West College Scotland
  • Tinies Scotland
  • Renfrewshire Chamber of Commerce
  • Dunbartonshire Chamber of Commerce
  • Aggreko
  • Lookers
  • East Renfrewshire Chamber
  • Diageo
  • Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce
  • NHS
  • European Circuits Ltd
  • Engage Renfrewshire
  • Scottish Enterprise