Posts Tagged ‘Pay’

CEAs: forget performance-related-pay, it’s about recapturing the principle of reward

In recommending the creation of distinction awards the Spens committee was clear in its intention to ensure that 'specialists must be able to feel that mor...

“Act of bad faith” by Treasury raises doubts over future pay rises for NHS doctors

The Chief Secretary to the Treasury has poured cold water on the recent government commitment that public sector workers will receive 1% pay rises in comin...

“Juniors will not re-enter contract negotiations because what is on offer now worse than before”

On 13 August 2015, the BMA junior doctors committee decided not to re-enter negotiations with NHS Employers over a new contract for trainees. Here’s w...

Pay review body’s proposals for trainees contract – ‘time to end pay banding’

1: Pay should be based on stages of training and actual progression to the next level of responsibility, evidenced by taking up a position at that level. ...

“The truth behind the BMA pay rise story”

Many of you will have read The Guardian’s article, which gives details of a decision made by BMA Council in November 2014, on the remuneration of the Ass...

Pay rise puts senior BMA officers in spotlight

The BMA has sparked anger by secretly awarding its senior figures pay rises of up to 137% and doubling its leader’s salary to £172,000 at a time when do...

No independent consultant pay proposals

The pay review body (DDRB) has failed to make a pay recommendation for hospital doctors working in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. It has recommended...

NHS staff vote to accept re-negotiated pay deal

NHS staff in England have voted to accept a government pay offer, Unison has announced. Some 67% of the union's members agreed to the deal despite the d...

GMC to raise doctors’ annual fees by 8% in April

The GMC is set to raise its annual fee by 8% from 1 April 2015. The regulator is increasing the fee that doctors pay for their licence to practise by £30...

NHS staff in four-hour strike over pay issue

Picket lines will be mounted outside hospitals on Monday as hundreds of thousands of health workers including midwives, nurses, radiographers, cleaners and...

NHS workers to strike on 24 November on pay

NHS workers, including nurses and midwives, are to stage a new four-hour strike in England on 24 November as part of an ongoing pay dispute. Members of el...