Employer factsheets

Here you’ll find all the factsheets you’ll need to effectively administer the Teachers’ Pension Scheme. Please be aware we have a range of different factsheets for our members.

Factsheet Description
How we calculate member retirements factsheet Information on how we calculate a member's retirement and what you need to do to help us get it right the first time.
Information for function providers

This factsheet provides further information for prospective Function Providers.

Contributions What you need to do each month.
Understand the changes An overview of the changes to the Scheme from 1 April 2015.
Understanding member types Understanding the different member types and which arrangement they are in from 1 April 2015.
Salary Link and Overtime Factsheet Information on how salary link and impact for members.
Flexibilities Information on the new flexibilities introduced from 1 April 2015.
Monthly Data Collection Factsheet Information on Monthly Data Collection (MDC) and its benefits.
Function Providers Factsheet Information for Function Providers.
New Fair Deal factsheet Information on the New Fair Deal.
  The below factsheets are for your teaching staff to help them understand the Scheme.
Leaving pensionable employment

This factsheet provides more information on members' options should they wish to leave the scheme. You may wish to provide them with this sheet or direct them to the member area of the site where they can download a copy themselves.

Information on death benefits Factsheet answering questions related to member benefits after they die.
Ill health benefits and re-employment A factsheet to help members who are in receipt of Ill-health retirement benefits and have or are considering taking up employment.
Increasing pension benefits Information on the options members have to increase their pension benefits.
Maternity / Paternity Information on members options when taking time off for paternity or maternity.
Pensions and divorce Member information on divorce and the impact on their pension.
Retirement lump sum Answers for members on making decisions in relation to their lump sum.
Members returning to work after claiming benefits Information for members who have retired but are not claiming ill health benefit.
Working out average salary How a members average salary is calculated.
Working part time Guide for members covering questions relating to part time work.
Last Updated: 11/01/2022 15:52


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