NHS workforce

A high quality workforce is important to the NHS. High quality care means focusing on better patient safety, the effectiveness of personalised clinical care, and improving the patient’s experience of the NHS. The NHS offers a wide range of career and employment opportunities across the UK for people who want to work in areas where they can make a positive impact.

Government response to Health Select Committee inquiry into education, training and workforce planning

The Government has published its response to the House of Commons Health Select Committee inquiry into education, training and workforce planning. The Committee reported on 23 May 2012. This government response … Read more → – Government response to Health Select Committee inquiry into education, training and workforce planning

Taking part in the 2012 NHS Staff Survey

NHS Chief Executive, David Nicholson, is encouraging NHS chief executives to strongly support the 2012 NHS Staff Survey and to encourage their staff to take part. He has provided information … Read more → – Taking part in the 2012 NHS Staff Survey

Medical appraisal guide (MAG) – new model appraisal form

The MAG model appraisal form is intended as an example of a repository that holds the information required for a medical appraisal. It has been designed with the appraisal meeting … Read more → – Medical appraisal guide (MAG) – new model appraisal form

New rules applicable to students for NHS Bursary Scheme from September 2012

There are two different sets of rules applicable to students depending on when their course first started. These documents published today set out the NHS Bursary Scheme rules in relation … Read more → – New rules applicable to students for NHS Bursary Scheme from September 2012

Further evidence on market-facing pay published

More written evidence on market-facing pay has been published by the Department of Health. The Chancellor of the Exchequer wrote to the Senior Salaries Review Body (SSRB) on 7 December … Read more → – Further evidence on market-facing pay published

Evidence on market-facing pay published

The written and statistical evidence on market-facing pay has been published by the Department of Health. Following the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Autumn Statement of 29 November 2011, he wrote … Read more → – Evidence on market-facing pay published

Results of 2011 NHS staff survey published

The results of the 2011 NHS staff survey have been published today. A total of 250,000 NHS staff were invited to participate by postal questionnaire. We received responses from 134,967 … Read more → – Results of 2011 NHS staff survey published