Around 100 workers at the Wabtec plant in Kilmarnock are at risk of redundancy.
The number of Scots in work jumped by 37,000 in the run-up to Christmas, official figures show.
Since 2009, Real Jobs Falkirk has supported youngsters with additional needs from Carrongrange High School.
Car group's two remaining sites are sold following administration.
Office for National Statistics data also show a fall in the number of Scots out of work
The city of Dundee is in the bottom ten in the UK rankings, and is ranked last in Scotland.
Citizens Advice Scotland wants the wage breaches to be investigated.
The Scottish unemployment rate has outstripped the UK's for the first time since Spring this year.