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The purpose of this policy is to provide managers with a framework for recruitment and selection from initial vacancy to appointment stage. The policy aims to enable the successful recruitment of employees who will perform well and contribute to the continuous development of the Trust as an NHS Foundation Trust with teaching status, providing high quality services to the people of Sussex. 

It defines a procedure for the recruitment and selection of both internal and external employees to ensure common standards of recruitment practice across the Trust. It aims to guide managers through the process in order to enable them to recruit the best person for the job whilst ensuring that all recruitment and selection activity is carried out fairly, efficiently and in line with legislative requirements and best practice. 

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