staggered hours

staggered hours

pl n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a system of working in which the employees of an organization do not all arrive and leave at the same time, but have large periods of overlap
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trucking delivery employees staggered hours and guests of France Tlvisions in Paris.
Did administrative staff work staggered hours so someone was available whenever preparers and reviewers were working?
I think a more efficient way to reduce traffic is to do away with car coding and provide instead for staggered hours of work and classes.
If the answer is that it's done after hours by private paid staff then why is the NHS not working staggered hours in order to scan us less fortunate people who have paid taxes all their lives?
using staggered hours where the upper-level resident arrived on site at 4 p.
Summary: The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has introduced staggered hours (flexible working hours) for its employees starting from Monday.
It focuses on internal flexibility (within companies and organisations), both in terms of length of working time (eg part-time) and organisation of working time (eg flexitime arrangements or staggered hours and flexibility in starting and ending the working day).
However, using a staggered hours contract to start later to drop the kids off at school when you can't get childcare could fall in line with the requirements.
QWhat AFlexible working arrangements may include: * Changing from full-time to part-time work * Job sharing * Shift working * Home working for part or all of the time * Staggered hours.
Other options include staggered hours with different start, break and finishing times, job sharing, home working and even sabbaticals.
I'm sure we've all wondered why, during this chilly time of year, we spend so much unproductive time travelling to work when quite often a lot could be achieved at home or through staggered hours to suit our lifestyles?
Granted, there are options such as career breaks, job sharing and voluntary reduced work-time but there are also compressed working weeks, staggered hours, flexitime and annualised hours.