Posts Tagged ‘Pay’

Government accused of giving NHS consultants a 0.75% pay rise for this year

The Chair of the BMA Consultants Committee has attacked the Government over the "derisory and outrageous" pay rise offered to consultants. The Governmen...

Row over Agenda for Change pay deal as some nurses are worse off

A row has broken out over the proposed three-year Agenda for Change pay deal agreed earlier this year. Following the lifting of the 1% pay cap by the go...

NHS consultants to receive just 1.5% in pay rise, Treasury announces

Unions are disappointed at the Government’s much-hyped pay rise for public sector workers calling it “inadequate”. The Treasury has announced that...

Clinical Excellence Awards are set to continue but new ones will be non-pensionable

Clinical Excellence Awards will continue in future and NHS trusts will be obliged to run the scheme for their consultants. However, from April 2018, new...

Unions agree NHS pay deal for 1.3 million Agenda for Change staff

More than one million NHS staff, including nurses, porters and paramedics, are being offered increases of at least 6.5% over three years - with some gettin...

NHS staff offered 6.5% pay rise over three years if they forfeit day’s holiday

The government is set to offer around 1 million NHS staff a 6.5% pay rise over the next three years but is insisting that health workers give up a day’s ...

BMA calls on government to give doctors a 2% pay rise for 2018-2019

Doctors deserve a 2% pay rise for 2018-19. That’s the conclusion of the BMA in its annual submission to the Review Body on Doctors and Dentists Pay. ...

Continued pay restraint for NHS staff will have adverse effects on the service

Further public sector pay restraint will make it harder to recruit and retain high quality staff and have knock-on effects on the quality of NHS services a...

NHS unions demand 3.9% pay rise and extra £800 for recent restrictions

NHS unions have written to the chancellor to demand a 3.9% pay rise and an extra £800 to make up for the cuts they have seen in recent years. Fourteen ...

End of 1% pay cap signaled by government for 2018-2019 pay round

A new public sector pay deal has paved the way for the removal of the 1% pay cap restricting NHS staff wages. The government announced that police and p...

NHS Providers calls on next government to tackle NHS workforce challenges

NHS staff are opting to stack shelves in supermarkets rather than work in healthcare because of years of poor pay rises. This is the message from Chris ...