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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:

Useful Links

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.