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The latest news from Social Security Scotland

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Scottish Apprenticeship Week

11 March 2019

Cabinet Secretary Shirley-Anne Somerville got the chance to hear about what it is like to be a Modern Apprentice as part of Scottish Apprent...

Upcoming recruitment events

5 March 2019

Recruitment for 32 team leaders delivering a face to face service in each council area in Scotland is now underway.

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New Social Security jobs to deliver face to face benefits service across the country

1 March 2019

100 jobs across Scotland will be in post by the end of the year

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Our Charter is ready to go live

21 February 2019

Social Security Scotland shares plans on how it will make sure its clients know their rights.

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Over 77k people qualify for first Carer’s Allowance Supplement

19 February 2019

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Best Start Grant pays out £2.7m

8 February 2019

Substantial increase in support for low income families.