Training vs Employment

Although STFS oversees foundation training, NHS trusts are the employing healthcare organisations responsible for all contractual issues including:

  • Pay
  • Rotas
  • Leave arrangements
  • Accommodation

A new contract for junior doctors was introduced in 2016

Further information is available on:

http://www.nhsemployers.org/your-workforce/pay-and-reward/medical-staff/doctors-and-dentists-in-training

https://www.bma.org.uk/advice/employment/contracts/junior-doctor-contract-2016