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Questions on Registration / My Account

I have forgotten my password - how can I access my account?
If you've created an account and have activated it but are getting an "access denied" warning it's likely that your password is incorrec...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2022 at 2:18 PM
How can I delete my account?
If you no longer wish to use your myjobscotland account and want to have your data deleted please contact myjobscotland@cosla.gov.uk and provide the followi...
Thu, 26 Nov, 2020 at 12:17 PM
There is no continue button only a withdraw one - why?
If an Organisation has updated a position e.g. change some text in the job advert, or a job category etc they sometimes need to unpost the position and repo...
Thu, 26 Nov, 2020 at 12:17 PM
How can I add noreply@myjobscotland.gov.uk to my Hotmail whitelist?
A few candidates with hotmail email addresses have had problems receiving emails from myjobscotland. If you are not receiving our emails and you are using a...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2022 at 2:39 PM
Why has my activation email not arrived for my new myjobscotland account?
There can be a variety of reasons why an activation hasn't arrived e.g. typo in your email address when registering etc but there are things you can ch...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2022 at 2:42 PM
Delete Account
Once your candidate account has been deleted you will no longer have access to the myjobscotland website and any application you may have submitted with thi...
Tue, 2 Nov, 2021 at 2:38 PM
Instructional Video - Setting up a myjobscotland account
In this short video you will find instructions on how to set up a new account on myjobscotland 
Thu, 7 Apr, 2022 at 2:47 PM
Account Issue 1 (error)
If you receive an error message "Account Issue 1", firstly, try clearing your cache (CTRL+F5) if the error persists, send an email to myjobscotlan...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2022 at 2:37 PM
How can I change my password or security question and answer
If you wish to change your password or security answer then after you have successfully logged in using your current password please click the symbol in the...
Thu, 28 Jul, 2022 at 3:40 PM