Coun Ruane, Coventry City Council's cabinet member for children and young people, is calling for the golden hellos
to be made illegal.
Some of the funding freed up from Golden Hellos
will be used to develop a national programme with NHS Education for Scotland (NES) which will support GPs wishing to return to practice.
Ms Jensen said that golden hellos
tended to be a short term measure and that retention bonuses might be a better option to stop the department haemorrhaging staff.
range from pounds 500 to pounds 8,000, depending on the qualifications an applicant has.
The golden hellos
and golden thanks are not the only schemes we have in Wales.
A senior MoD source said: "The golden hellos
are in place and they can sign up immediately.
More firms are offering graduates an annual bonus, golden hellos
and share options.
Apart from golden hellos
, retraining will be offered for qualified teachers and training for suitable, non-teaching Gaelic-speaking candidates.
Alison Hodgson, Chair of the Association of Graduate Recruiters, advises: "Graduates looking for golden hellos
should concentrate on graduate positions in the banking sector.
Report author Tony Garthwaite of Bridgend council called on councils to end golden hellos
and competitive recruitment.
The reforms, proposed by the Teacher Training Agency (TTA), also include new golden hellos
worth pounds 2,500 for religious education and music teachers.
to try to persuade GPs to come to Wales have cost pounds 1m, it is revealed today.