Additional information on the law on time off work for NHS employers, including time off work for trade union representatives and staff in the reserve forces. To be read in conjunction with the general information on the law on time off work.
Practical guidance on dealing with career breaks (sometimes referred to as sabbaticals).
Updated to take account of the revised NHS terms and conditions of service handbook (Agenda for Change) for NHS Scotland.
Definition from the XpertHR glossary.
Entry from the XpertHR policies and documents module providing a model letter declining a sabbatical, along with legal background, notes, warnings and future developments.
A model contract clause to allow employees to take periods of sabbatical leave.
A model policy providing a system for allowing employees to take periods of sabbatical leave.
A model policy to set out the rules on career breaks.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to career breaks and sabbaticals.