Disclosure Scotland

Disclosure Scotland

If you’re applying for a job or voluntary position, you may have seen the terms PVG or Disclosure Scotland bandied around. The police checking process for applicants to work with children or vulnerable groups in Scotland is different from other parts of the UK, and the organisation which administers the checks and sends out the certificates is called Disclosure Scotland.

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Admin Jobs in the NHS

Admin Jobs in the NHS

The NHS is the UK’s biggest employer. 1.4 million people in the UK work for the health services in some way, and although many of them will be in clinical jobs such as being a nurse or pharmacist, there are many thousands more working in support roles in management and administration.

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Working as a Foster Carer

Working as a Foster Carer

It can seem strange to think of fostering as a career, and it’s certainly true that most people who go into this line of work are doing it for reasons other than the money. The role of a foster carer is to look after other people’s children of all ages and circumstances.

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Delays in Processing DBS Checks?

Delays in Processing DBS Checks?

The Police forces responsible for carrying out criminal record checks on people who have applied to work or volunteer with children or other vulnerable people have hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons when it emerged that some people are waiting for a staggering eight months for the applications to be processed.

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Childcare Options

Childcare Options

It’s one of the biggest costs associated with having a baby – the costs of getting someone to care for your children when maternity leave Is over and you must go back to work. There are many options for childcare, and the right one for you will depend on your individual circumstances and how many children you have.

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