Consultants and dental consultants

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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Terms and conditions

Information and guidance on pay and conditions relevant to consultants.

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Contract reform

Details the history behind contract reform for junior doctors and consultants

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Pay and conditions circulars

This page contains information on all pay and conditions circulars from 2005 to present.

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FAQS: Consultant doctor contracts

This page contains information on frequently asked questions on 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

This page includes information on the importance of effective job planning and includes a guide and a toolkit to help employers with this process.

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