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Covid-19 (Coronavirus)

Information and guidance for public, NHSGGC staff, and community-based services.  Hospital visiting restrictions now in place.

Other Resources and Supports

Other Resources and Supports

 There are a range of resources and supports open to staff both within and out with NHSGGC – some of these are outlined below:-

Local Service Budgets

Applicants should speak to their line manager to discuss funding availability or contribution to funding.


SAAS – Student Award Agency for Scotland

Information on funding available for students studying part time can be found through the following link –


Individual Training Account – Skills Development Scotland

These used to be called ILA’s and can offer up to £200 depending on eligibility.    Individual Training Account


Profession-Specific Support

If you are a member of a professional body you may find that grants or scholarships are available.


NHSGGC and University of West of Scotland Service Level Agreement

There is a Service Level Agreement (SLA) between NHSGGC and University of the West of Scotland to help nurses and midwives in NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde access accredited programmes / modules at the University of the West of Scotland (UWS). Further information available through the following link -


Other Organisational Financial Supports

 Different opportunities for assistance across the organisation may be available at various times of the year to support developments and practice - check with your line manager to discuss further.


NES (NHS Education for Scotland)

NHS Education for Scotland offer a wide ranged education and training support for both clinical and non-clinical staff in Scotland. This can include some financial support. See the website for further details.


Other supports

  • Adult Learners

HRConnect -  Adult Learners  The information in this linked page has been developed with the help of NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde staff who have taken a step back into learning, looking to adapt to workplace changes and to apply new knowledge, skills and approaches in their job.  It contains links to a range of supports for staff.

 It contains information on:


Other Learning & Development Information can be found as follows:-

(please note that some of the links below will take you to the NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde intranet site StaffNet.)

Last Updated: 26 February 2018