Time to Care
From 1 October 2016 social care workers should be be paid £8.25 per hour.
This is most likely to apply to you if you work for the Community, Voluntary or Private sector.
New Social Care Rights from 1 October as demanded by Scottish Government are:
• The Scottish Living Wage of £8.25
• Fair working conditions
• An effective voice for staff when negotiating with your employer
• Secure working arrangements
• Opportunities to advance your career in social care
All this should be embedded in the revised funding of the organisation you work for.
If you work in social care and are not being paid the Scottish Living Wage – or if your terms and conditions have been altered as a result of receiving the Living Wage – then you need to let us know.
This applies to anyone aged 18 and over.
Click here to tell us about it right now using our fast survey.
And check out our TimeTo Care campaign right here