Joint statements and papers


This page contains statements, papers, and guidance that has been agreed jointly through the NHS Staff Council.

Advice note on DOCAS - September 2017

The NHS Staff Council has jointly agreed an advice note on employer level agreements for the deduction of contributions at source (DOCAS), otherwise known as the check-off. It should be noted that the guidance is for England only.  

Apprenticeship guidance - July 2017

The NHS Staff Council has jointly agreed general guidance on apprenticeships in the NHS. Read their new guidance Apprenticeships in the NHS.

Public Sector Exit Payments update - July 2017

The NHS Staff Council has jointly agreed a brief update on Public Sector Exit Payments, covering some of the work that the joint working group is discussing, and the next steps. Read the Public Sector Exit Payments update.

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