Educators Wales – Accessibility Statement

Educators Wales is committed to equal opportunities and equality of access to information. Educators Wales will continue to work to make this website as accessible as possible. We welcome your comments - please let us know about any problems you are having, or any features that are particularly useful.


Accessibility features

This website is run by the Education Workforce Council.  To ensure accessibility to as many people as possible, you should be able to:
•    zoom in up to 300% without the text spilling off the screen
•    navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
•    navigate most of the website using speech recognition software
•    listen to most of the website using a screen reader
•    extend timeout sessions when logged-in

We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand and all videos featured on Educators Wales are available with subtitles. 
However, we acknowledge that some parts of this website aren’t fully accessible:
•    some images used within the site contain text
•    some content is in pdf format and isn’t fully accessible to screen reader software

Standards compliance
This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to the non-compliances listed below.

Non-accessible content
The content that is not accessible is outlined below with details of:
Videos do not contain audio description. 

Accessibility of Resources
Resources and information content on this platform are created by a wide range of contributors.  We recommend that all contributors carry out accessibility testing on their content before it is uploaded to Educators Wales.  If you identify any content that does not meet accessibility requirements please e-mail:  and we will inform the content creator.

Accessing our publications
Ordinarily our publications are only available in electronic format.

If you require any of our publications in an alternative format please contact us using the following details:
Telephone: 029 2946 0099

Accessing third party publications
Educators Wales shares a number of third party publications in order to support users. If you require any of these publications in an alternative format please contact the publisher directly.

Reporting accessibility issues with this website
We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems that aren’t listed on this page or think we’re not meeting the requirements of the accessibility regulations, contact:  

Enforcement procedure
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the accessibility regulations. If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, please contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

How we tested this website
This website was last tested in December 2023. The test was carried out by the Education Workforce Council and CREO.
We tested a combination of our CMS templates, our logged-in and logged-out applications.
The site is tested annually.
This statement was prepared on 07.06.2021