Speaking up on nursing pay
Nurses in Hertfordshire could risk their long-term financial future if they opt out of the NHS Pension Scheme in return for higher pay.
The RCN has responded to the Government’s announcement that it will go ahead with changes to student nurse finance arrangements.
Nursing staff have a responsibility to educate others.
The Government consultation on funding changes closes on 30 June.
The RCN is encouraging students and other members to join a march on Westminster on 4 June in protest against Government plans to cut student bursaries.
RCN seeks views on alternatives to bursary plans.
Government announcements threaten to have a profound effect on nursing.
Value of 1% pay award for NHS staff erased by impact of state pension changes.
The RCN is preparing to respond to a consultation on student funding in England, expected later this month.
The RCN's fight for fair pay will continue as UK governments award inadequate pay uplift.