This course is designed to inform staff who are considering and/ or approaching retirement.
The sessions include information relating to the NHS (SPPA) pension you should consider prior to making retirement income and lump sum choices.
The Scottish Public Pensions Agency (SPPA) is an Agency of the Scottish Government. Its principal role is to administer the pensions for employees of the National Health Service in Scotland.
The pre-retirement financial awareness event has been designed to equip you with information and tools prior to submitting your forms to SPPA via your line manager and payroll.
During the course we will discuss wider retirement related topics with a focus on financial issues.
The workshop provides the opportunity to seek free independent financial advise from Poise Financial Planning Ltd (no obligation consultation on request)*
*Disclaimer: NHS Staff Benefits in association with Poise Financial Planning Ltd are responsible for financial advice not your employer, in accordance with the Financial Conduct Authority’s regulations.
Your employer cannot recommend Poise Financial Planning Ltd but we can confirm they are registered with and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority to give independent financial advice.
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The aim of this event is to provide you with the knowledge you require to make informed decisions about your retirement finances. This course will raise your awareness of and give you the tools to address key issues you need to consider in the lead up to and beyond retirement. The following areas will be covered:
NHS Staff Benefits in association with Poise Financial Planning Ltd
Who should attend:
Anyone, regardless of grade considering retirement within the next 3 years.
There are no pre requisites for this course.
Core 2 – Personal and People Development
Tutor Led Course (on-line):
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22nd June 2021, 14:00 - 16:00 (via MS Teams)
3rd August 2021, 14:00 - 16:00 (via MS Teams)
26th August 2021, 10:00 - 12:00 (via MS Teams)
9th September 2021, 14:00 - 16:00 (via MS Teams)
27th September 2021, 14:00 - 16:00 (via MS Teams)
28th October 2021, 10:00 - 12:00 (via MS Teams)
11th November 2021, 14:00 - 16:00 (via MS Teams)
29th November 2021, 14:00 - 16:00 (via MS Teams)
16th December 2021, 10:00 - 12:00 (via MS Teams)
You will receive detailed joining instructions on how to access the on-line session. Please be ready to log-in at least 5 minutes before the start time.
Please note - booking for each session will close 1 week before the course date to allow time for joining instructions to be sent to delegates.
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An e-Learning option is not available for this topic via LearnPro.