Consultants and dental consultants

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This section contains information for medical and dental NHS consultants, including the national terms and conditions and pay arrangements, FAQs, and job planning guidance and resources.
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Contract reform

Details the history behind contract reform for junior doctors and consultants

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Terms and conditions

Information and guidance on pay and conditions relevant to consultants.

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Local clinical excellence award arrangements from 1 April 2018

Guidance and materials on the consultant local clinical excellence award agreement.

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Pay and conditions circulars

Find all the pay and conditions circulars from 2005 to present.

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FAQS: Consultant doctor contracts

Find the answers to questions related to the consultant doctor contracts.

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Consultants Joint Negotiating Committee

The joint negotiating committee (Seniors) employers team is chaired by Ann MacIntyre, Director of Workforce at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.

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Consultant job planning

Use this section to access information on the importance of effective job planning, as well as a guide and toolkit to help employers with this process.

Related News

Pay and conditions circular (M&D) 1/2019 published

Pay and Conditions Circular (M&D) 1/2019 informs employers of changes to the Terms and Conditions of Service for salaried dentists, among other roles.

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Regulation of physician associates and anaesthesia associates

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has announced that they will ask the General Medical Council to regulate these two roles across the UK.

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