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Based in Clydebank, Scotland, the Golden Jubilee is an ideal location for first time buyers, families and anyone looking for a change of scenery. The area offers affordable housing, access to schools and childcare, and has regular convenient transport links to Glasgow, Edinburgh and beyond.

Set on the banks of the River Clyde, NHS Golden Jubilee is a short journey from Glasgow’s vibrant City Centre and West End, but also on the doorstep of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park - the stunning gateway to the Highlands.

If you are considering a career with NHS Golden Jubilee, you’ll want to know more about the area you’re coming to.

Below, you will find some information to help you find your feet and get a better understanding of not only local housing, schools and childcare, but what there is to do nearby.

The NHS Golden Jubilee also shares a site with a 4 star hotel and conference centre, with discounts and special offers available for staff. For more information about the Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel, click here.

Why Scotland?

Scotland is known for stunning scenery, vibrant culture and a world-renowned reputation for providing a warm, friendly and open welcome to everyone.

As well as our friendly people, Scotland also offers a great quality of life. The cost of living in Scotland is up to 50% lower than other major UK cities, providing not just affordable housing but value for money on all aspects of life, from shopping to day trips.

Working for NHSScotland, you will also benefit from higher salaries than other areas of the UK, based on the Agenda for Change programme.

By beginning your career with NHS Golden Jubilee, you will also be supported to continue to develop your career and skillset through training and education opportunities.

Healthcare

In Scotland, your health is one of our top priorities. Everyone living in Scotland is entitled to free comprehensive healthcare and free prescriptions. When you move to Scotland you will need to register with a local General Practitioner at your local medical centre.

This includes:

  • Free appointments and treatment from your local doctor.
  • Free eye sight examinations.
  • Dentists are free as part of the NHS, with the option for private bases for a fee.
  • Prescriptions for general and recurring medications are free in Scotland.
  • Hospital appointments, whether planned or in an emergency, are also free.

Families and Education

Many people who are moving to Scotland want to do this with their families.

School Education is overseen by the Scottish Government and is free to all children from the ages 4 – 18. There is a variety of options available to students once they finish their Secondary Education, including Apprenticeships, University and College.

Schools and Childcare: https://www.nhsgoldenjubilee.co.uk/working-us/supporting-our-staff/schools-and-childcare

Culture and activities

Scotland is a country buzzing with culture and offers a wide variety of activities, sights, festivals and more to get involved in. Home to both the world’s largest cultural festival – the Edinburgh Fringe Festival – 282 Munros (mountains over 3,000ft), stunning beaches and multiple Islands, there is plenty to explore and enjoy.

We understand that moving your life to a new country can seem daunting, but we are here to help every step of the way. ​​​​​​​

Culture and activities

Scotland is a country buzzing with culture and offers a wide variety of activities, sights, festivals and more to get involved in. Home to both the world’s largest cultural festival – the Edinburgh Fringe Festival – 282 Munros (mountains over 3,000ft), stunning beaches and multiple Islands, there is plenty to explore and enjoy.

We understand that moving your life to a new country can seem daunting, but we are here to help every step of the way.

West Dunbartonshire

Based in Clydebank, NHS Golden Jubilee is the ideal place for those looking to relocate from overseas. It is also a great location for first-time buyers, families and anyone looking for a change of scenery.

The local area offers affordable housing, access to schools and childcare and has regular, convenient, transport links to Glasgow, Edinburgh and beyond.

Set on the banks of the River Clyde, NHS Golden Jubilee is a short journey from Glasgow’s vibrant City Centre and West End, but also on the doorstep of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park - the stunning gateway to the Highlands. 

This means there is plenty to see and do, from shopping, cinema, restaurants, open spaces, you’ll have no problem immersing yourself in the Scottish way of life. For more on what there is to see and do in Glasgow and the surrounding area, click here.

Clydebank is part of West Dunbartonshire Council and has a fantastic range of schools and housing all within close proximity to NHS Golden Jubilee. To find out more about what’s on offer in West Dunbartonshire, Click here.

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