When will the NHS pay rise for 2024 happen?

Most NHS pay is governed by the Agenda for Change contract, which separates pay into a number of pay bands. […]

What are NHS Keeping In Touch (KIT) days?

If you’re about to go on maternity, paternity, or shared patental leave, you’ve probably heard about Keeping In Touch (KIT) […]

How much are NHS redundancy payments?

Redundancy (or the threat of redundancy) is a worrying time for anyone working in the NHS. Understanding how much you […]

What counts as NHS continuous or reckonable service?

Within the context of many NHS jobs, continuous service (sometimes called reckonable service) is an important consideration for employees. For […]

Are NHS pay rises backdated?

Because of the complex process behind how NHS and Agenda for Change pay rises are decided, often decisions on pay […]

How much is NHS on call pay?

NHS staff are often asked to be “on call” as a part of their working pattern. Being on call means […]

What does NHS ESR mean?

In the context of the NHS, ESR means Electronic Staff Record. ESR is a national tool used by almost all […]

What is the highest NHS pay band?

Not all staff NHS staff are on the same types of contracts, which means that there is no single “highest […]

How do NHS staff get paid?

NHS staff are paid in a similar way to most staff in similar large organisations, via electronic bank transfer (BACS). […]

Do NHS staff get paid overtime?

With pressures on NHS services higher than ever, many staff are working longer hours or being asked to pick up […]