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NHS Employers provides HR professionals and managers top tips and advice on HR issues. Here you will find tools and resources to help you manage and support your team.

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Supporting the Armed Forces in the NHS

The NHS employs a significant number of staff who are also members of the Reserve Forces. Here we offer the guidance, knowledge and supporting tools you will need to employ reservists within your workforce.



Effective appraisals are good employment practice, leading to improved staff performance, higher staff satisfaction and better patient outcomes.

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Flexible working

The benefits of adopting good employment practice are well documented. Business benefits can include a reduction in turnover of employees and costs associated with recruitment and training, increased staff morale and productivity and a diverse workforce.

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