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SAS contract reform engagement session London
22 / 3 / 2019 10am - 22 / 3 / 2019 2pm
This engagement session, which is one of four, is to discuss development, support and potential contract reform for specialty and associate specialist (SAS) doctors
WDES West Midlands Workshop
21 / 3 / 2019 1pm - 21 / 3 / 2019 4pm
NHS England are facilitating a series of regional workshops to introduce the WDES, the metrics, reporting and key areas for improvement.
FAQs: General questions
Answers to common questions about the NHS employment check standards.
FAQs: Criminal record checks
Further clarity on criminal record checks when considering appointments in the NHS.
FAQs: Identity checks
A variety of questions in relation to proving someone's identity.
FAQs: Work health assessments
Questions relating to work health assessment requirements when considering appointments to NHS positions.
FAQs: Right to work checks
Answers to your questions on right to work checks including, certificates of sponsorship and tiers.
FAQs: Employment history and reference checks
Understand the different types of references required as part of the NHS recruitment process.
FAQs: Professional registration and qualification checks
FAQs on verifying qualifications, vocational experience and where to go for further information.
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Recommendations from the Kark review
The Kark review, led by Tom Kark QC, has reported back on the effectiveness of the fit and proper persons tests for senior NHS staff. Read about the recommendations here.
Update to right to work checks
The Home Office has updated its employer guidance on right to work checks - find out more about the changes here.
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