Teachers' Pensions

Once Retired

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Well, you’ve retired..

But before we get into those 'now you've retired' clichés, it’s worth remembering that, where your pension is concerned, being retired isn’t the end. On the contrary, if there’s one time you want to really get on top of your pension, it’s now.

So here it is. A run-through of the basics, plus a look at what happens to your pension should you want to return to work. We’ll also look at what happens to your pension benefits after you’re gone.

When you receive your pension

Return to work

Death Benefits

Keeping up to date with your pension

Last Updated: 21/02/2018 10:08


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Keeping up to date with your pension


Return to work

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Latest News

The latest policy updates and announcements about the scheme and the news that affects it:

Pensions Increase and revaluation of Career Average pension benefits
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