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Improving your flu fighter campaign event - Leeds
24 / 2 / 2017 10am - 24 / 2 / 2017 4pm
The Leeds 2017 flu fighter planning and evaluation event will take place in Horizon. Find out more information and book your place.
Improving your flu fighter campaign event - London
20 / 2 / 2017 10am - 20 / 2 / 2017 4pm
The London flu fighter campaign event will be held at Friends House on 22 February. Find out more information and book your place.
07 / 10 / 2015 12.26pm
This document sets out the requirements to verify the professional registration of healthcare professionals and the qualification checks that need to be carried out for all prospective NHS employees.
Download the professional registration and qualification check standard.
This standard is one of the six documents forming the NHS Employment Check Standards.
Read our briefing document which outlines the key updates made to the NHS Employment Check Standards (revised in April 2016).
Find out more about the standards, who they apply to, and meeting compliance on the NHS Employment Check section of our website. This page also provides further information about the fit & proper persons’ requirements for director level positions.
We have also provided guidance on avoiding discrimination in the employment checking process.
In addition to checking the professional registration and qualifications of potential employees, employers must ensure that all individuals in patient-facing roles have the required level of linguistic skills to enable them to undertake their role effectively and safely. For more information about these requirements, please see the good practice guidelines on our language competency webpage.
Language competency: good practice guidance for...
Newcastle Hospitals rethinks employment checks...
Understanding the Disclosure and Barring Service...
Overseas criminal record certificates for Tier 2 visa applicants
24 / 1 / 2017 Midnight
From April 2017, individuals coming across on a Tier 2 visa and their adult dependant(s) will be required to provide a criminal record certificate. Find out more.
Language competency: good practice guidance for employers
11 / 1 / 2017 5.05pm
This document outlines the importance of language competency assessment and aims to provide good practice guidance for employers.
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