a teacher has taken a refund of contributions, the number
of years refunded will not be used in the calculation
of the disability benefit. A benefit may not be payable
at all if the number of years for which contributions
were refunded reduces the number of eligibility years
to less than 10.
disability benefit commences when the sick leave benefits
from a school board cease. Benefits are payable for
as long as the teacher is disabled from teaching and
upon submission of medical evidence as required by the
Saskatchewan Teachers' Superannuation Commission.
age 65 the teacher has the option of the greater of:
having their disability benefits recalculated to include
periods of ICP service; or
applying for a regular pension benefit.
to the expiry of sick leave benefits from a school board,
a teacher should obtain the necessary application forms
from the Saskatchewan Teachers' Superannuation Commission.
(Teachers should consider reinstating a refund, purchasing
eligible periods of parenting absence, full-time attendance
at university and/or outside service before commencing
a disability allowance.)
a teacher is in receipt of disability benefits, the
teacher may not apply for a refund of contributions
from the pension fund nor make contributions for related