Work & learning

The Equality Act - What it means for you

The Equality Act maintains your right not to be disadvantaged or treated badly at work because of your age. It also covers the way you are treated by organisations such as universities, clubs, associations and trade bodies.

The Equality Act - what it means for you

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CVs and applications

Where to get help with your CV and applications and how to tailor it to the job.

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Employment agencies

How to find agencies, including ones specialising in the over 50s.

Life after retirement

Are you prepared for giving up work? Age UK talks to one woman who realised she hadn't planned as well as she'd thought

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Life after retirement
Learning

You are never too old to learn

Retirement offers a great opportunity to improve your skills, do something you’re interested in or meet new people.

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Age UK Training: learn new skills

Reach your career ambitions with skills and qualifications gained through our mix-aged programmes at our training centres around the UK.

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