The topic sets out the different types of contracts issued by NHS employers as follows:
Agenda for Change contracts and terms and conditions for most staff in the NHS
Medical and dental staff pay and conditions
Salaried dental staff and GPs
Very senior managers pay and conditions.
NHS contracts of employment vary depending on each profession although the majority of NHS staff are employed under Agenda for Change terms and conditions.
The current IR35 guidance applies to NHS workers.
Volunteers in the NHS usually hold a volunteering agreement and a role description rather than a contract of employment and job description.