Government guidance for older workers

Help and support for older workers was published by the Department for Work and Pensions in December 2014.

This guidance is about employing older workers and working past 50. It is aimed at:

  • older people who want to work longer
  • employers, who could benefit by employing older people

It covers:

  • What the government is doing to help older workers
  • The Business Champion for Older Workers
  • Employers’ guidance
  • Employment support for the over 50s
  • Rethinking retirement
  • Pensions and finance in later life
  • Managing health and disability
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