Freedom of information response

Automated Recruitment

Publication date: 
Monday 5 October 2020
Request: 

1. Does your council currently deploy programmes which use artificial intelligence, machine learning or predictive analytics for the purpose of recruitment in any area of council work? If yes:

              a. Please specify the programme(s) used and the provider/manufacturer/developer.

              b. What area(s) of council work are these systems being used for?

              c. How long have they been in use? How long are they planned to be in use for?

If no:

2. Does your council have any plans to deploy programmes which use artificial intelligence, machine learning or predictive analytics for the purpose of recruitment in future? Please state when this might be and provide any supporting materials.

Response: 
  1. No

We have no plans at present for it.

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Request reference:
FOI 10267