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NHS pay 2022-23

Northern Ireland

Agenda for Change latest information - Please note that there is currently no award due to the lack of a functioning executive. The RCN continues to campaign for fair pay for nursing staff.

RCN Strike Hub

Visit our strike hub for the latest updates on strike action across the UK.

Fair Pay For Nursing

Nursing is the largest safety-critical profession in health care, playing a vital role in patient care.

Despite this, nursing remains understaffed and undervalued. After years of underinvestment, the government must act urgently to protect patient care by protecting the profession.

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Become a member of the RCN

Join the world's largest union and professional body for nursing.

Join online or call our membership team on 0345 772 6100.
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Are you thinking about your career?

Our online Career resources can help you with:

  • CV writing
  • Job applications and supporting statements
  • Interview preparation 
  • Career progression 

Career Coaching

As an RCN member Career Coaching could help you to reflect on your career, identify your strengths and explore your ideas. Check to see if coaching is right for you.