24-hour retirement is where a performer takes their NHS pension and returns to work.
There must take a break in employment for 24-hours of retirement before they can return to work.
How to apply
To apply to take 24-hour retirement, complete the ‘Employee’ sections of the AW8 application form.
Send this form to NHS Dental Services who will complete the ‘Employer’ sections of the AW8:
32 St Leonards Road
The form is then forwarded it to NHS Pensions who will respond with the outcome within 3 months.
Your commissioner will need 3 months’ notice before you take your NHS Pension.