SAS contract

This guidance covers the terms and conditions of the SAS doctors 2008 contracts, for all nations, and of the 2021 specialty doctor and specialist contracts. It also offers the terms and conditions of contracts pre-2008, as well as examples of model contracts.

Location: UK
Audience: SAS doctors
Updated: Monday 21 June 2021
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As a SAS doctor, you should be employed under the national contracts for one of the roles within this grade.

This page details the terms and conditions of service for each contract in each nation, which set out the provisions and contractual rights that apply to you. There are also model contracts, on which your contract of employment should be based.

If you are concerned that the contract you are being offered differs from those set out here, get in touch with our contract checking service.

 

SAS contract for England

Terms and conditions of service 

2021 contracts

Read the full terms and conditions of service for specialty doctors in England on the 2021 contract.

Read the full terms and conditions of service for specialists in England on the 2021 contract.

2008 contracts

Read the full terms and conditions of service for specialty doctors in England on the 2008 contract.

Read the full terms and conditions of service for associate specialists in England on the 2008 contract.

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Moving onto the 2021 SAS contract?

 

Ensure you are recording your work activities correctly on our job planning tool Dr Diary.

Simply confirm your new contract in the employer selection.

Update your contract in Dr Diary

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.