Raise awareness with your senior team


This age awareness slide pack is for use with your senior management team. The template slides contain national information relating to workforce demographics, pension scheme changes and information about the Working Longer Group. 

"It is important for the board and senior management team of NHS organisations to be aware of the implications of an ageing workforce so that they can prepare their organisation to face the challenges and benefit from the opportunities of their staff working longer."
David Levy, Director of Human Resources and Organisational Development, Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust

The age awareness slide pack can be used as a ‘pick and mix’ resource.  There is information which is specific to England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Information relating to Scotland will be added soon. You can adapt the slide pack to suit your needs and priorities, and tailor it to add in local information such as your workforce demographics following use of our age profiling tool, and information about strategies you have which support your staff to work to a later, raised retirement age.  You can also include details of your organisational readiness following assessment using our checklist.

The intention of these slides is to help you to raise the profile of the ageing workforce and what this means for your organisation with your senior management team.

Read our engagement approaches document to find out how other organisations have engaged their senior management team.

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