Thursday 21 September 2017

People qualified to do these jobs are emigrating

Eilish O'Regan

Eilish O'Regan

THE revelation that 120 retired health staff were re-hired last year is yet another example of how differently the public service operates.

There were examples of senior nurses retiring on a Friday to avail of the incentivised public service pension scheme and returning on a new contract on the following Monday.

Public servants who retired before the February 29 deadline had their pension entitlements calculated on their pre pay-cut salaries.

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