Accessibility Statement for NHS South West London Recruitment Hub Website

The NHS South West London Acute Provider Collaborative is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone, and applying the relevant accessibility standards.

Measures to support accessibility.

The NHS South West London Acute Provider Collaborative takes the following measures to ensure accessibility of NHS South West London Recruitment Hub Website:

  • Include accessibility as part of our mission statement.

  • Include accessibility throughout our internal policies.

  • Integrate accessibility into our procurement practices.

  • Appoint an accessibility officer and/or ombudsperson.

  • Provide continual accessibility training for our staff.

  • Assign clear accessibility targets and responsibilities.

  • Employ formal accessibility quality assurance methods.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. NHS South West London Recruitment Hub Website is fully conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Fully conformant means that the content fully conforms to the accessibility standard without any exceptions.

Compatibility with browsers and assistive technology

NHS South West London Recruitment Hub Website is designed to be compatible with the following assistive technologies:

  • The site is supported natively in widely-distributed user agents that are also accessibility supported (HTML and JavaScript).

NHS South West London Recruitment Hub Website is not compatible with:

  • Browsers older than 3 versions (such as Internet Explorer) may not be supported. It is recommended that you visit this site with an up to date internet browser.

  • Mobile operating systems older than 5 years may not be fully supported

 

Technical specifications

Accessibility of NHS South West London Recruitment Hub Website relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

  • HTML

  • CSS

  • JavaScript

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Assessment approach

NHS South West London Acute Provider Collaborative assessed the accessibility of NHS South West London Recruitment Hub Website by the following approaches:

  • Self-evaluation

Accessibility on www.nhscareerssouthwestlondon.nhs.uk

www.nhscareerssouthwestlondon.nhs.uk makes available the UserWay Website Accessibility Widget that is powered by a dedicated accessibility server. The software allows www.nhscareerssouthwestlondon.nhs.uk to improve its compliance with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.1).
 

Enabling the Accessibility Menu

The www.nhscareerssouthwestlondon.nhs.uk accessibility menu can be enabled by clicking the accessibility menu icon that appears on the corner of the page. After triggering the accessibility menu, please wait a moment for the accessibility menu to load in its entirety.

Formal approval of this accessibility statement

This Accessibility Statement is approved by: NHS South West London Acute Provider Collaborative
Communication Department.

This statement was created on 23 September 2020 using the W3C Accessibility Statement Generator Tool.

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