‘We will be making Covid vaccination mandatory for all our employees and it will form part of the employment contract.’
The document, which is signed by the trust’s chief executive Lesley Watts and says that employees who have ‘chosen’ not to be vaccinated are being called on to change their minds.
According to the independents news paper, the letter as saying: ‘We will need to take into account your vaccination status in your occupational risk assessment and this may impact the range of duties you undertake and indeed the environment in which you work.’
It is also reported that the letter has been sent to other NHS bosses in London with the suggestion that they ‘adapt and use’ it in their trusts. See less