Guide to Part Time Jobs and Part Time Work in Retirement
Later life is all about opportunities and choices. There are
opportunities to do all those things that you always wanted to
do but couldn’t because of lack of time. Once you have retired, you now have to
make choices as to how you wish to spend the time that you now
The first choice you have to make regarding work is, ‘Do I want
to work at all?’ After all, if you have enough money to realise
all those opportunities you see opening up you may not want to.
However, if you think you might want to do some kind of work,
the next choices are:
- Paid or voluntary work
- Full or part time work
You must be aware that finding work, be it part time or full
time, paid or voluntary, may not be easy. According to some of
the leading employment agencies, whilst there are vacancies
around, they are quickly taken. So you may have to be prepared
to act fast and be patient.
This guide is for part time jobs and work, whether paid or unpaid. People
like part time jobs and work for many reasons: flexibility, less
demanding, it allows time to do lots of other things and so on.
What is Part Time Work?
What is a Job Share?