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Right to transfer for SAS doctors

Doctors employed on 2008 specialty doctor grade or on closed SAS grades now have the right to transfer to the 2021 specialty doctor contract.

9 June 2022

The joint negotiating committee for specialty and specialist doctors  (JNC SAS) has agreed that from today, doctors employed on the 2008 specialty doctor grade or on closed SAS grades in England and Northern Ireland, will have the contractual right to transfer to the 2021 specialty doctor contract during any time in their employment. This will ensure that both doctors and employers are able to benefit from the new contractual provisions. 

Read more about these changes here.