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Information, Guidance and Support

COVID-19 update

Recruitment Services are currently prioritising recruitment to areas delivering critical services which may result in restricting other activity to ensure that we are able do so.

Managers are asked to consider if progressing with recruitment is necessary and critical to deliver current services prior to sending to recruitment services to be progressed. If you do still wish to progress with recruitment you need to be aware that there may be delays and usual deadlines cannot be guaranteed.

With respect to current vacancies being advertised Managers are asked to consider guidance around COVID-19 to avoid holding face to face interviews and use alternative methods such as video or telephone conference facilities, ensuring standard/ safeguarding recruitment procedures are followed. Further guidance and support on this are available below.

For vacancies in progress with a preferred candidate, it may be necessary to delay arranging a start date however where a formal offer or start date has already been agreed, those agreements should be honoured. For further advice and support please email


Welcome to the Recruitment, Information, Guidance and Support System. Here you can find all of the information you need to effectively manage your vacancy and make an appointment including access to any form you might require.

Everything you need to know from post evaluation, sourcing and attraction options to what forms and approvals you need have been broken down in to bite size chunks with useful guidance and videos on the best way to manage your vacancy.

Best practice videos

Please select a stage for further information and guidance. Alternatively scroll down to access forms/templates.

Contact us

For help and advice on recruitment please email Employment Services (Transactional) at or call 01482 391238.