job sharing


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job sharing

n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) the division of a job between two or more people such that each covers the same job for complementary parts of the day or week
job sharer n
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job sharing

[ˈdʒɒbˌʃɛərɪŋ] njob sharing m inv suddivisione di un posto di lavoro tra due persone che lavorano part-time
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Flex-time, job sharing, part-time schedules, work-at-home and 9-80 workday (80 hours of work over nine days in exchange for a three-day weekend every other week) arrangements make a signficant impact on employee productivity.
Asda said its working practices included a scheme allowing parents time off to take children to their first day at school, up to a week off to help with the birth of a new grandchild, job sharing, career breaks, adoption leave and so-called Benidorm leave for over-50s wanting to take up to three months off in the winter.
The posts will enable job sharing, term-time contracts and school-hour working, along with other employee benefits such as cheap holidays.
The researchers at the University's Cardiff Business School identify a range of cost-cutting programmes, such as job sharing, voluntary periods of absence, extended holidays at reduced pay, more flexible shift patterns, and short-time working.
Around 50 per cent of those questioned said their employer offered flexible working arrangements such as working from home, job sharing or career breaks.
Job sharing is a more flexible way of improving the morale of teachers, and avoids losing the investment that has been made in training and developing a teacher.''
Liz was helping out in day therapy and fundraising at Accord when the then volunteer coordinator was on the look-out for somebody from the volunteers who might be interested in job sharing in admin.
I've found that MOTHER EARTH NEWS always does a great job sharing important information and connecting its readers.
"I love the way the presenters are so engaging with the students and have done a beautiful job sharing their careers with them," List said.
I discussed options with my supportive office director and deputy, and job sharing stood out as an attractive arrangement for me and my office.
Dan Rice, owner of Prairieland, did an exceptional job sharing the history of how he started in dairy and explained the dairy industry functionality of his operation.