To retire or not to retire
The group had its inaugural meeting in April 2013 as part of the 'Age' theme of the Diversity Calendar.
The group supplied a number of questions and these have been collated into a FAQ list.
All answers can be found on one of the list of 'Useful Links' below:
University Retirement Policy
Retirement/Employment Options after age 55 Guidance
Flexible Working Policy
Directorate of People and Organisational Development
Pensions Office - you can request a 121 update meeting to discuss your pension - these are currently taking place on Zoom
Age Discrimination in Europe
Greater Manchester Ageing Hub
The Centre for Ageing Better
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August 2020: Preparing for Retirement Zoom Workshops. More details here: Preparing for Retirement
From 1 January 2014, employees who are retiring at age 55 or over may be eligible for pre-retirement leave. More information is available from the Directorate of Human Resources.