Application Forms

Questions relating to Application Forms

Application Form Changes
Thu, 26 Nov, 2020 at 12:17 PM
Reuse an application - Can I use an older application?
In December 2019 we upgraded our application form. As part of the  changeover, the first time you apply using the new form, your application will not autoco...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2022 at 12:54 PM
Has my application been submitted ? There is no updated date on list
If you have submitted your application you will receive a confirmation email and your application will appear in the list of submitted applications.   PLE...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2022 at 12:51 PM
Issues with Character Count
If you are submitting an application exactly within the character count or with just a few characters to spare, you may have spotted in your application tha...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2022 at 12:03 PM
myjobscotland - Do you accept CVs?
Councils and organisations using myjobscotland have elected not to accept CVs (unless it is clearly stated on the position otherwise). Instead candidates sh...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2022 at 12:37 PM
How do I correct a submitted application?
If you have submitted an application and then at a later date realise there's a mistake or there's something you would like to add, don't wor...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2022 at 12:49 PM
Will my details save for my next application ?
If you complete and submit a section your data will be saved on the system. This means that the next time you create an application it will automaticall...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2022 at 12:40 PM
Instructional Video - Applying for jobs on myjobscotland
In this short instructional video you will see an example showing how to apply for a job on myjobscotland. Not all advertisers will ask you to complete ...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2022 at 1:11 PM
I've got an incomplete application - how do I access it?
If you've started an application, you can easily continue with the same application  after you've left the screen. By clicking 'Apply Now...
Thu, 26 Nov, 2020 at 12:17 PM
What time does the job advert actually close?
You can find the closing date in the top of the advert beside "Closes". Unless otherwise specified within the advert text, the job will clos...
Tue, 12 Jul, 2022 at 10:26 AM