The law on job applications, including pensions auto-enrolment and prohibited recruitment conduct and the implications of the Data Protection Act 1998.
A model application form for a manual employee.
A model application form for a non-manual post.
Additional information on the law on job applications for local authority employers, including forms of application and monitoring job applicants by protected characteristic. To be read in conjunction with the general information on the law on job applications.
In Keane v Investigo and others EAT/0389/09, the EAT held that an experienced accountant who applied for jobs aimed at recently qualified accountants that she did not genuinely want was unable to complain of having suffered any disadvantage when she was not put forward for them.
A model letter to acknowledge receipt of an application form.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to job application forms.