Application

After informal discussions, the employee makes a formal request for flexible retirement in writing

  • for academic staff, the request should go to the divisional secretary for consideration by the head of division
  • for other staff, the request should go to the departmental administrator for consideration by the head of department
  • where the request is for a first or second flex, without reference to final retirement the employee should use Model letter FR1 (31kb) where the request is part of a package which includes agreement on a date for final retirement, the employee should use Model letter FR2 (34kb) where flexible retirement forms part of a request to continue working beyond the EJRA, it should be requested as part of the EJRA package and not separately.