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Social media course - Building AV into your strategy
29 / 3 / 2017 10am - 29 / 3 / 2017 4pm
Learn how you could be building AV into your digital strategy on our practical one day social media course.
Health and wellbeing webinar: stress in the workplace
22 / 3 / 2017 10.30am - 22 / 3 / 2017 12.30pm
Join our health and wellbeing webinar on 22 March, which will be focused on stress.
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 police checks for Tier 2 applicants required from 6 April
23 / 3 / 2017 9.19am
From 6 April, those applying for a Tier 2 visa and their adult dependant(s) will need to provide criminal record checks. Find out more.
FAQs: Criminal record checks
10 / 3 / 2017 Midnight
Further clarity on criminal record checks when considering appointments in the NHS.
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