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

  • Moving & Assisting of People

    We are offering subsidised Moving & Assisting of People training in the Lothians area.  Training relevant to your employment could be paid via your employers SDS package and we would recommend discussing this option with your employer and social worker / local authority.

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  • Festive Event - Dumfries

    Join us at our Festive Fun event taking place in Dumfries on 22nd November!  We will be at the MidSteeple from 1pm to 3pm with festive refreshments and updates on what is happening within the PA Network.

    We welcome existing and new PAs to attend - please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us 01563 522551

     

    • Date 22/11/17
    • Location Dumfries

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.

    Read more...
  • 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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