NHS Scotland Recruitment - Accessibility


The National Health Services, and the NHS Scotland Recruitment team are committed to making information available on the web to everyone regardless of web browsers used or physical characteristics of users. We will deliver on this commitment by devoting the time and resources necessary to ensure that all users can access the services we deliver. We will address the needs of people with disabilities in the work undertaken by the NHS Scotland Recruitment team at all stages of development. Our policy ensures we regularly review our accessibility protocols to reflect advances in the presentation of information to the standards set by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).

We welcome any comments or recommendations on the accessibility of this site which you can address to NSS.scotlandjobs@nhs.net

Access Keys

To aid those using a screen reader or a talking browser or any user agents that support access keys, quick access to the main navigation links are provided via the keyboard using keys based on the the UK Government Access Keys system.

These access keys provide a quick way to navigate round the site without using a mouse.

1. Hold down 'Alt' key if using Internet Explorer for Windows
'Ctrl' key if using Mozilla/Firefox, or if using Internet Explorer or Safari on a Mac
Shift' and 'Esc' together if using Opera (note Opera ignores numeric Access Keys)

2. and simultaneously select a key from the list below

3. then press 'Enter' if using Internet Explorer for Windows PC - other browsers go to the page immediately

Access Key List to be determined for the Recruitment website (similar to example below with reference to special shortcut keys which should be excluded from this list)

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