In general, all employees in pensionable positions, recruited prior to 1 January 2013, are members of the HSE Superannuation Scheme.
Staff members that transferred from specified bodies (e.g. former Health Boards) to the HSE on 1 January 2005 are also members of the HSE Superannuation Scheme; however, they are entitled to the pension terms that applied to them as at 31 December 2004 (i.e. the Local Government Superannuation Scheme (the “LGSS”).
The HSE Superannuation Scheme provides a wide range of benefits to pensionable employees, including:
- lump sum on retirement
- pension on retirement
- death-in-service gratuity
- spouse's and children’s pension, and
- ill-health retirement benefits.
Click here to access the HSE Superannuation Scheme Information Booklet
Click here to access the HSE Superannuation Scheme Grade Statement Overview
Pension Scheme Grade Statements
The published grade statement relates to the HSE Superannuation Scheme, including employees that transferred to the HSE from specified bodies on 1st January 2005 pursuant to the Health Act 2004. This document outlines the benefits payable to members of the HSE Superannuation Schemee.
Click here to access the HSE Superannuation Scheme Grade Statement