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maandag 24 juli 2017

NHS Workforce Bulletin issue 578

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Eight elements to improve sickness absence

Take a look at the eight critical elements we’ve identified to help you better manage sickness absence in your organisation. The new framework has been informed by our health and wellbeing network, to help improve sickness absence in the NHS.

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Using reward to support financial wellbeing

Our new resource explores how employers can help staff improve their financial wellbeing. Take a look at the list of financial wellbeing benefits to see what you could include as part of your strategic reward offer.

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Total Reward Statements - Totally about you

Are you ready for Total Reward Statements 2016/17?

Update your local benefits page for Total Reward Statements (TRS) by 31 July, to support recruitment and retention by highlighting the overall reward benefits of working for your organisation. The next TRS will be available in August 2017.

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Using flexible working to reduce agency spend

Read our new case study to learn how Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS Foundation Trust has reduced agency spend through maximised flexible working opportunities in its speech and language therapy service.

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Respect campaign tackles bullying at East Kent

Find out how East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust implemented a campaign that successfully tackled bullying in the organisation, changed the trust’s culture and improved staff experience.

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have your say

Delivering equality and diversity mandates

Share your views on what additional support would help you deliver against key equality and diversity mandates and standards. Your feedback will inform our joint mapping exercise with NHS England, to identify what capacity exists and where support is needed.


Supporting doctors' return to training

What challenges do junior doctors face when returning to training after out-of-programme activity? What interventions could better support their return? Share your thoughts through Health Education England’s online survey and help shape an accelerated return to training strategy.

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Government sets out a new pension age timetable

The government has published a new timetable for the planned rise of the state pension age to 68, bringing the move forward to take effect between 2037 and 2039, and affecting people born between April 1970 to April 1978.

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Public sector exit payments update

Access the NHS Staff Council’s update on the ongoing public sector exit payment discussions, which covers the work of the joint working group, and next steps.

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celebrating the nhs
Kate Granger

International #HelloMyNameIs day

To mark international #HelloMyNameIs day yesterday, one year since the sad death of Dr Kate Granger, our Twitter moment highlights the impact Kate had on the NHS, its staff and patients.

Be a curator

Share your NHS story

Find out how you could take control of the @NHS Twitter feed for a week and share your own NHS story with 19.5k Twitter followers who want to celebrate the NHS. Read more and see how you could become an @NHS curator.

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Proud to be in the NHS

Take a look at our pictures from the biggest ever London Pride parade, read what Pride means for NHS England project manager, Steven Trowbridge, and learn about NHS Employers’ award nomination for our work towards achieving LGBT+ equality.

in case you missed it

Attracting and retaining local talent

Access our recent briefing, referenced in an article for the Guardian last week in which Danny Mortimer highlighted our work to support recruitment and retention of NHS staff and ways that organisations can bring in, and consequently keep, local talent.

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Junior doctors contract - GP practice webinar

When: 28/07/2017 11:00:00


Junior doctors contract - GP practice payroll webinar

When: 28/07/2017 14:00:00


Total Reward Engagement Network event - London

When: 08/09/2017 10:30:00

Where: NHS Employers

North of England SPF Partnership Conference

When: 15/09/2017 10:00:00

Where: Horizon Leeds

Total Reward Engagement Network event - Leeds

When: 15/09/2017 10:30:00

Where: NHS Employers

Diversity and Inclusion Conference 2017

When: 21/09/2017 10:00:00

Where: Business Design Centre

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The latest senior-level vacancies

Take a look at the latest executive opportunities that are open for applications in the NHS. Browse the detail and apply, or find out how your organisation could advertise its senior-level vacancies for free.



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