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I have been continuously employed as a waitress by
Hello, I have been continuously employed as a waitress by the same restaurant for 6 years. During that time I have worked flexible hours averaging between 25 to 30 hours a week. We have a time off req… read more
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I am working as a patient support assistent(porter)in UCHL
Hi I am working as a patient support assistent(porter)in UCHL london with 37,5hours contract(band 1) for private company Interserve FM. I used to work 3+ years from 9am to 5pm monday to friday in my c… read more
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Hi there, I have recently resigned as a Director of a company.
Hi there, I have recently resigned as a Director of a company. I am being told as part of the terms of my gardening leave. " any holiday entitlement which has been accrued must be taken during your ga… read more
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my working rota is done 6 weeks in advance and is kept locked
my working rota is done 6 weeks in advance and is kept locked up in the managers desk, i am only given 2 weeks of it at a time,if i want to book a dental appointment i am unable too as i have no idea … read more
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Hi. I work 21.75 hours per week, Tuesday to Friday in a G.P
Hi. I work 21.75 hours per week, Tuesday to Friday in a G.P Surgery. I receive 4 weeks annual leave (87 hours) plus any bank holidays that fall on the days when I work. I have recently become aware th… read more
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i work permanent nights starting on a sunday at 9pm finishing
i work permanent nights starting on a sunday at 9pm finishing monday at 6am, monday 7pm until 6am tuesday, tuesday 7pm until wednesday 5am, wednesday 7pm until thursday 5am, thursday 7pm until 5am fri… read more
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i work as a support worker and i have a written contract for
i work as a support worker and i have a written contract for 40 hours a week in writting. we should work 160 hour basic but over the last month i only got rotaed 138. i put a time sheet in for my basi… read more
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I work for NHS Direct who have, over the past few months proposed
I work for NHS Direct who have, over the past few months proposed to changed our contracted hours. They have given us Shift roster options to choose from which I did giving 2 different shift patterns … read more
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Hi I work in retail and we are required to hand our dept rotas
Hi I work in retail and we are required to hand our dept rotas in 4-5 weeks in advance. This was done by myself, as Supervisor, and the rota returned to the shop floor having been allegedly approved b… read more
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To all Employment lawyers I enclose with this request the
To all Employment lawyers I enclose with this request the original questions and answers for this issue which I inadvertently accepted but actually were not resolved for me. I there ask you to conside… read more
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I have been employed in a senior managerial role with Firstgroup
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Hi, I wonder if anyone can help me out there. I have been in
Hi, I wonder if anyone can help me out there. I have been in my employment for 7 years, although my contracted hours have changed slightly over that period my written contact from 2004 states that I w… read more
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Ive worked in office admin for the same company for 22 years
I've worked in office admin for the same company for 22 years and the management are just implementing new shift patterns with no flexibility for family friendly working practices. I've already been r… read more
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I work for PC world as a merchandiser (not sales) and am on
I work for PC world as a merchandiser (not sales) and am on fixed 30hr per week. If my hours end at say 6.30 can my manager force me to stay and do unpaid work till he says i can leave? This happened … read more
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Please could you tell me do part time workers have set hours
Please could you tell me do part time workers have set hours that cannot be changed without my permmission, even if my contract says 4 days out 7 within the needs of the business. Also how much notice… read more
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Hello ! I have got one question. My boss says, that I
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I have recently returned from maternity leave after having
I have recently returned from maternity leave after having my second child and they apear to be treating me differently than they did when I returned from my first child. This seems to be because the … read more
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