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Accrued holidays during maternity leave; the contract states
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Hi! I am entitled 23 days holidays in a year In my contract
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I started contracting with company( treated as an employee)in
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Hello. I am working for a company in Belfast. I resigned a
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I am employed on a part time basis working 95 hours over a
I am employed on a part time basis working 95 hours over a four week period. My entitlement from myemployer is 20 days pro rata against my hours worked plus bank Holidays.Colleagues in what is deemed … read more
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I work 7.25 hours a day 3 days a week Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Full
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Im wondering about bank holidays that occur during maternity
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I am a staff Nurse working for a private hospital. I have 2
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my ex-employer has not paid my pension for the last month of
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I have 2 part time staff, one works every Monday and Tuesday
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I believe that the company I work for are wrong in their allocation
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I started work with my employer (an FE College in England)
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