Civil service reasonable adjustments: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Information requested

In Civil Service recruitment, can you confirm if you offer pre-recorded interviews as a reasonable adjustment. These can be also known as asynchronous interview.


Social Security Scotland are currently using pre-recorded interviews for the new volume campaign to hire 2000 people and are the first part of the Scottish Government to do so.

We have access to the right technology to offer this as an adjustment if requested.

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Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
Regent Road

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