Skip to main content

Teachers (Premature Retirement)

Volume 976: debated on Tuesday 20 November 1979

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.


asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science whether he is satisfied with the working of the teachers' premature retirement scheme.

I consider the scheme to be valuable in present teacher employment circumstances. Its application is a matter to be settled, collectively or individually, between the teachers and their employers. I should not expect to be consulted, and I am not aware of any difficulty.