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NHS pay bands explained: the salary you can expect, plus career progression advice

How to move up through the AfC salary bands, and what promotion could look like for you

Tips on moving up through the Agenda for Change salary bands and what you can do to take your career to the next level

The governments in England and Wales are to award NHS staff a 3% pay rise. Health unions are consulting their members on whether they should push for more.

The award will be applied to each of the Agenda for Change (AfC) pay bands. Here we look at what it would mean for nurses’ salaries and what you can do to move up the bands.

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