PA Network Scotland

Welcome to the Personal Assistants Network Scotland the only website in Scotland created for people who work directly for the person they support. Join our network, meet other PAs and access learning opportunities developed for PAs like you.

  • Building a network where you can meet and get to know other Personal Assistants

  • Update your skills with our free training for Personal Assistants

  • Access to advice and support at work when you need it

Stay informed

We'll let you know when there are events in your area..

Join the PA Network Scotland private forum where you can join discussions and ask questions of your fellow personal assistants. Get connected!

Events and workshops

  • Dealing with Behaviours that Challenge Training

    THIS COURSE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED - IF INTERESTED WE WILL HOLD A RESERVE LIST IN THE EVENT OF ANY CANCELLATIONS!We are delighted to offer a Dealing with Behaviours that Challenge course being run free of charge for Personal Assistants.  This full day course will be held in Central Glasgow.

    • Date 5th June 2018
    • Location Glasgow
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  • Learning Disability Awareness

    We are pleased to offer a Learning Disability Awareness session free of charge to Personal Assistants.  This half day session will be held in Kilmarnock at WEA Hill Street.

    • Date 6th June 2018
    • Location Kilmarnock
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Latest news and blog

  • PAssport to Independent Living - Launch

    The Personal Assistants Network Scotland attended the launch of PAssport to Independent Living book this week. This is a book full of amazing and inspiring stories from PAs across Scotland together with some information and resources for PAs and those looking to become PAs.

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  • Social Media Guidance

     SSSC have recently updated thier Social Media Guidance predominantly aimed at those working in social care under SSSC code of practice. However, as good practice, PAs can use the guidance to help them manage boundaries in their own personal and business social media use.

    http://ssscnews.uk.com/2017/10/18/updated-social-media-guidance

     

PA SDS case studies

  • Susanne's Story

    Becoming a Personal Assistant has been a career progression for Susanne, enabling her to bring her wealth of experience and knowledge and develop her role within the team supporting Heather & Zoe

  • Iain's Story

    Iain provides support to Peter enabling him to enjoy his garden, social outings and company.

Get in touch

01563 522551 info@panetworkscotland.org.uk

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