Hours of work

Professional Services staff

Full time appointments are contracted to work a 36.50 hour week, over five days, to suit the requirements of the College/Service, as notified by the College Dean/Head of Service. The hours of part-time staff are specified in the letter of appointment.

Staff in grades E and above may be required to work additional hours to fulfil the requirements of their role without the expectation of time-off-in-lieu or additional payment.

To meet operational requirements in certain services, where appropriate, and following consultation with staff in that area (and/or trade union representatives), the University will apply flexible working arrangements so that the average working week does not exceed 36.5 hours per week.

Research staff

Full time appointments are contracted to work a 36.5 hour week, over five days, to suit the requirements of the College, as notified by the College Dean. The hours of part-time staff are specified in the letter of appointment.

Education & Research staff

There are no specific hours of work but staff are required to work such hours as are necessary to carry out the duties associated with the appointment.

Education & Scholarship staff

Full time appointments are contracted to work 1600 hours per year (to include appropriate allowances for preparation, assessment, delivery and keeping abreast of their discipline), to suit the requirements of the College, as notified by the College Dean. The hours of part-time staff are specified in the letter of appointment.