SAS contract

This guidance covers the terms and conditions of the staff, associate specialists and specialty doctors contract 2008, for all nations. It also offers the terms and conditions of contracts pre-2008, as well as examples of model contracts.
Location: UK
Audience: SAS doctors
Updated: Thursday 16 January 2020
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From April 2008 a new 'specialty doctor' grade was introduced, following this a contract was introduced for specialty and associate specialist (SAS) doctors. 

We have included the terms and conditions of service for both associate specialists and specialty doctors. 



SAS contract for England

Terms and conditions of service 

Terms and conditions of service for associate specialists in England.

Terms and conditions of service for specialty doctors in England.

Model contract

Model contract for specialty and associate specialist doctors in England.

SAS contract for Wales

Terms and conditions of service 

Terms and conditions of service for associate specialists in Wales. 

Terms and conditions of service for specialty doctors in Wales. 

Model contract

Model contract for specialty and associate specialty doctors in Wales. 

SAS contract for Scotland

Terms and conditions of service 

Terms and conditions of service for associate specialists in Scotland.

Terms and conditions of service for specialty doctors in Scotland. 

SAS contract for Northern Ireland

Terms and conditions of service 

Terms and conditions of service for associate specialists in Northern Ireland. 

Terms and conditions of service for specialty doctors in Northern Ireland.

Model contract

Model contract for specialty and associate specialist doctors in Northern Ireland.