Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

A cookie is a piece of information in the form of a very small text file that is placed on an internet user's computer. It is generated by a web page server (which is basically the computer that operates the web site) and can be used by that server whenever the user visits the site. A cookie can be thought of as an internet user's identification card, which tells a website when the user has returned.

Cookies can't harm your computer and we don't store any personally identifiable information about you on any of our cookies.


Why do we use cookies on uses two types of cookies: cookies set by and cookies set by third parties (i.e. other websites or services). cookies enable us to keep you signed in to your account throughout your visit and to tailor the information displayed on the site to your preferences, such as recommending jobs.


What cookies do we use on

Below is a list of the main cookies set by, and what each is used for:


Cookie Name Purpose


cookieLegislation Remembers we have shown users the Cookie banner

AccessToken Encrypted session that keeps you logged in the application until you log out

IdToken Encrypted session that keeps information about your role and identity until you log out

User User related information that remembers last login, role and id, used internally by Reed Screening.

Cookies set by third parties

We use cookies to personalise content, ads and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our advertising and analytics partners who may combine it with other information that you’ve provided to them or that they’ve collected from your use of their services. works with a number of third parties to provide services which help us to keep the website tailored to our users' needs. Some of these partners use cookies to help them deliver these services. 

We use Google Analytics to monitor and analyse the usage of our site. Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. 

Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve personalised ads based on a user's previous visits to your website or other websites. Click here to find more information about Google's uses of information. 

How can I manage my cookies on

If you wish to stop accepting cookies, you can do so through the Privacy Settings option in your browser.

Please be aware that by not accepting cookies you will not be able to use some of the key functions of, including:

  • Registering with
  • Signing in to
  • Purchasing screening services on

You can opt-out of having your activity on the site made available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript code from sharing information with Google Analytics about your activity

You can opt out of Google personalised advertising by visiting Ads Settings. Alternatively, you can opt out of third-party vendors’ use of cookies for personalised advertising by visiting