Facts and figures about retirement and teachers

 

107,000
The number of teachers expected to retire within the next 10 years.
Source: DCSF

58
The percentage of headteachers due to retire within the next 10 years.
Source: DCSF

25
The percentage of headteachers due to retire within the next five years.
Source: DCSF

58
The retirement age of the average state school leader
Source: National Association of Head Teachers

69.5
Percentage of retired teachers who contacted Teacher Support Network about grants and loans.
Source: Teacher Support Network (April 2007-April 2008)

14.9
Percentage of retired teachers who contacted Teacher Support Network about money matters.
Source: Teacher Support Network (April 2007-April 2008)

8.6
Percentage of retired teachers who contacted Teacher Support Network about personal matters.
Source: Teacher Support Network (April 2007-April 2008)

 

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