27 October 2020
A band three salary on NHS Agenda for Change terms and conditions currently starts at £19,737, rising to £21,142 after two to three years.
Find out more about Agenda for Change pay rates here on the NHS Health Careers website: healthcareers.nhs.uk/working-health/working-nhs/nhs-pay-and-benefits/agenda-change-pay-rates
You should always check with the employer to confirm the pay rate for any post for which you are applying.
The job description for each role will detail the qualifications that the employer needs.
Band 3 Health Care Assistant is someone with care certificate and NVQ 3 who has achieved enough experience in work to move from grade 2 into grade 3 position.