The policies on this website are from phase 1 of the ‘Once for Scotland' Workforce Policies Programme and will be live from 1 March 2020. Further policies will become available in later phases.

Principles and values

Principles and values

Learn about the principles and values that make sure employees and workers are treated fairly and consistently at work.

Employee support

Employee support

View the advice and support available to help anyone involved in workforce policy processes.

Roles and responsibilities

Roles and responsibilities

Find out about the roles and responsibilities of the people using our workforce policies across the NHS in Scotland.

Policies

These policies outline our core values and provide clear guidance on process and procedure.

Workforce policies programme

About the 'Once for Scotland' approach

The key principle of this new approach means the NHSSCotland Workforce Policies be will be used on a Scotland-wide basis and delivered in a consistent way.

Jeane Freeman

Message from the Cabinet Secretary

Representing best practice in employment policy, the NHSScotland Workforce Policies help support our aim to deliver the highest quality healthcare services.

Jeane Freeman