and person-centred policies
Developed nationally in partnership with NHSScotland employers, trade unions and the Scottish Government, these policies and associated supporting documents set the standard for employment practice all our Boards follow.View the policies
Principles and values
Learn about the principles and values that make sure employees and workers are treated fairly and consistently at work.
View the advice and support available to help anyone involved in workforce policy processes.
Roles and responsibilities
Find out about the roles and responsibilities of the people using our workforce policies across the NHS in Scotland.
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.
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.