Pensions

‘Workers, who are eligible to join the NHS pension scheme, will be automatically enrolled into the scheme. Workers who are not eligible to join the NHS scheme, will be automatically enrolled into the Trusts alternative pension scheme, NEST’

All members are entitled to:

  • A pension linked to pay and length of membership
  • Life assurance of twice your annual pay from the first day of joining the NHS
  • Pensions and allowances for your spouse or partner and dependent children if you die;
  • You may be able to take voluntary early retirement from age 50 (1995 Section) or 55 (2008 Section)

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