Scotland Excel


At Scotland Excel, we are committed to demonstrating innovation and continuous improvement in everything we do.  We are delighted to have won a number of awards for our work over the year including those from the last two years featured below.  We also hold a number of accreditations which reflect our commitment to best practice in procurement, organisational development and workforce matters.


GO National Procurement Innovation or Initiative of the Year Award – Other Organisations 2016/17

Awarded for our work to ensure that payment of the Living Wage can be made to care workers employed through our social and care agency workers framework.


GO Scotland Procurement People of Tomorrow 2015/16 

Awarded for our commitment to attracting and developing new entrants to public procurement.


GO Scotland Procurement Innovation or Initiative of the Year – Other Organisations 2015/16

Awarded for supporting payment of the Living Wage through our Social and Care Agency Workers framework.


GO National Sustainability/Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative of the Year Award 2015/16

Awarded for our 360 degree approach to sustainable procurement in our domestic furniture framework.


CIPS Corporate Certification Standard

This award signifies that we have all the procurement governance mechanisms in place for effective supply assurance and compliance.

IiP Silver Award

Investors in People

IiP is a UK government initiative, providing a best practice people management standard, and is regarded as an indication that Scotland Excel is a great employer, an outperforming place to work and has a clear commitment to sustainability.


Living Wage

Scotland Excel is proud to be a Living Wage employer. Living wage is a voluntary hourly rate of £9.00 an hour set independently and updated annually, calculated according to the basic cost of living in the UK.

 LOGO RGB CMI Approved Centre (Web2)

Chartered Management Institute Approved Centre

Scotland Excel is an approved centre for the delivery and assessment of CMI leadership and management qualifications.