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Family & Compassionate Leave

  • This policy outlines the entitlements and arrangements for leave for domestic, personal and family reasons
  • Examples of such requests might include bereavement; illness of a child, close relative or dependant; breakdown of normal carer arrangements; making arrangements for longer-term care
  • Its purpose is to assist employees to balance the demands of domestic and work responsibilities at times of urgent and unforeseen need through the provision of paid and unpaid leave, according to circumstances
  • A form is included to make and record any requests for leave.