Overview of the Staff Pension Seminar Topics:
Pensions Tax (Annual & Lifetime Allowance)
Relevant for mid/late career, those affected or could be affected by pensions tax
This session will provide you with a background to the Pensions Tax regime in the UK, focussing on the Lifetime and Annual Allowances. You will be taken through examples that will help you judge whether you might be affected by any of these particular tax issues, which have become more applicable to members of the NHS Pension Scheme.
Flexible Working and Pensions
Relevant for mid/late career
This session will provide you with a background to the benefits you have in the NHS Pensions Scheme, including the way your benefits are calculated, how and when you can take them, and what other flexibilities you might have if you want to work for longer in the NHS, including how this may affect your benefits.
Introduction to the NHS Pension Scheme
Relevant for staff at all career stages
This session will provide you with an overview of the NHS Pensions Scheme, including how much the scheme costs, how the pension builds up, how to keep track of your pension and what other benefits are available from the scheme (e.g. life assurance).
The McCloud Remedy (April 2022 Pension Changes)
May be relevant for anyone with service pre 31 March 2012 AND after 1 April 2015
This session will provide you with a background to the pension changes happening on 1 April 2022, how it might affect your benefits, guide you through the changes that will be made to achieve the equal treatment of all members of the NHS Pension Scheme (the McCloud Remedy) and how this might affect what you can expect to see when you retire.
Booking your place
We strongly encourage our clinical staff (eg. nurses, GP nurses, midwives, AHPs and senior medical staff including GPs) to join a seminar, particularly if you are close to retirement.
To secure your place on a seminar, please use the booking link below:
Slots will be offered on a first come, first served basis.