Staff terms and conditions FAQs

COVID-19 FAQs

This guidance applies to NHS organisations, outsourced services and to NHS services commissioned from non-NHS organisations. Where the guidance specifically refers to national contracts, it applies to those staff covered by national contracts.

COVID-19 FAQs

Pay

Read a list of frequently asked questions around pay for staff during the COVID-19 pandemic, including information on pay for staff who are self-isolating.

COVID-19 FAQs

Pensions

Frequently asked questions around pensions, including information about staff returning to work, deferring a retirement decision and the impact on auto-enrolment.

COVID-19 FAQs

Annual leave

Read answers to questions around annual leave for staff during the COVID-19 emergency.

COVID-19 FAQs

Family leave

Answers to frequently asked questions about family leave such as maternity, adoption and shared parental leave during the pandemic.

COVID-19 FAQs

Medical and dental workforce issues

Clarification on a number of issues that have been raised by employers in relation to the medical and dental workforce.

COVID-19 FAQs

Self-isolation

Find answers to questions around managing self-isolation in your organisation during the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19 FAQs

Travel, tax and miscellaneous

Answers to questions raised by employers about travel, self isolation and other miscellaneous topics.

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