The Scottish Government are keen to attract experienced people to apply for social care vacancies and would like to put out the following message - 

 “The COVID pandemic has made it clearer than ever that we have a highly professional and dedicated world-class social care workforce in Scotland. Throughout the pandemic, the social care workforce has worked tirelessly to continue providing vital care and support in our communities.

 We acknowledge and appreciate the important role that Personal Assistants have played over the last 18 months and given your previous social care experience, skills and the appropriate qualifications, we would like to share with you, a link to wide range of posts are that are currently available including sessional, part-time and fulltime roles.

 To find out more about current vacancies please go the My Job Scotland website https://www.myjobscotland.gov.uk/social-care.

 

 For the job roles contained in the above link it will be necessary to register with SSSC, anyone would have 12 months from the point they started any job to do that and it would only be for the post they had undertaken. Registration for your role as a Personal Assistant does not require SSSC registration.