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Your questions answered: Do part-time employees accrue annual leave on overtime work?

By Portner Press on August 16th, 2019
  1. Employee Management
  2. Leave Provisions

Q
We have a number of part-timers who occasionally work extra hours where needed. For example, one permanent part-timer works 64 hours per fortnight and job shares with a casual worker, who does the other day. Where the casual can’t do her shift the permanent part-timer works that day.

Does the permanent part-timer accrue annual leave on these extra hours worked or do they only accrue it on their ordinary time hours (64 hours per fortnight)?

A
Part-time employees only accrue annual leave on the ordinary hours of work, not work done overtime.

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