18 January 2022
Despite the recently agreed 3-year pay settlement, the Ministry of Justice continues to be one of the lowest paying departments.
29 October 2021
PCS is aware of issues regarding additional payments made to Digital Support Officers relating to the changes in the way staff carrying out these roles are paid.
8 October 2021
As part of the MoJ pay deal a number of existing allowances and ways of remuneration for certain specialist grade jobs changed and interim arrangements have been put in place pending a series of reviews across all of these roles.
16 September 2021
PCS has met with the HMCTS pay team to discuss specialist pay. The meeting focussed on Saturday and bank holiday ‘occasional’ courts and legal adviser pay. HMCTS has advised that the proposal outlined to PCS is an interim arrangement.
14 September 2021
Following the overwhelming acceptance of the MOJ 3 year pay offer, the employer has confirmed that we will start negotiations on the review of specialist pay, recruitment and retention allowance and other allowances.