This guide is for public sector employees who want to hire using a special measure.

It helps you make sense of:

  • what a special measure is
  • how to design a special measures role
  • how to advertise a special measures role
  • the steps you need to take to create a special measure role

If in doubt, check with your legal and policy teams before you apply a special measure.

Or if you need more information after reading this guide, go to:

Read the special measures hiring guide