A care home resident was poked, prodded and told to “shut your pus” by a worker who has now been struck off for his conduct.
Dundee has a higher rate of vacancies in the care sector than the national average – with nearly half of all city services short of “vital” staff.
A care home firm has criticised the “lenient” decision to let a worker who used racist language continue working in the industry.
A former care home assistant who was accused of putting a resident at risk of harm has said he may never return to the profession even after the case was thrown out.
A Dundee social worker has been given a warning after the Scottish Social Services Council found that her fitness to practise was impaired.
A Dundee care worker will face a disciplinary panel accused of falling asleep at work and failing to follow proper procedures.
A worker at a Dundee care home is set to face a hearing over allegations he mistreated and insulted a resident.
A Scottish childcare worker has been given a six-month warning after referring to a young service user in his care as a “f***y”.
The manager of an out of school club in Angus who taunted a boy by saying “no one likes you”, and verbally abused a parent in front of other children, has been struck off.
A support worker is to appear before a professional panel accused of inappropriate behaviour.
A care inspector based in Dundee has been given a six-month warning on her official registration after being caught speeding on four occasions in the space of one year.
A care home worker has been accused of placing a resident at risk and of making up records.
A childcare worker has been struck off after admitting sending personal details of a child in her care to her own email account.
A woman is due to appear in front of a fitness to practise panel accused of behaving inappropriately while at work.
A Tayside social services worker is set to face a misconduct panel after he was accused of using violence against a care home resident.
A Tayside children’s worker who took thousands of pounds from a “vulnerable” colleague has been struck off.
A care worker has been given an official warning after he copied patient records and gave them to a former colleague while under duress.
A care worker has had his knuckles rapped after he admitted turning up to work at a Dundee home while smelling of alcohol.
A Dundee care officer accused of dishonestly handling money is to face a hearing in front of social services chiefs.
A Tayside care worker who shouted at and hit a deaf dementia sufferer has been struck of by the Scottish Social Services Council.