Hours of work

The table below summarises the terms and conditions relating to hours of work by staff group.

Staff group Hours of work terms specified in contract
Established Academic and Established Academic-related Your appointment is full time.
or
Your appointment is part time, the hours of work corresponding to the percentage of stipend set out in Stipend above.

There are no conditions relating to hours and times of work but you are expected to work such hours and days as are reasonably necessary for the proper performance of your duties. Your times of work should be agreed between you and your head of institution.
Unestablished Academic, Unestablished Academic-related and Research Your employment is full time.
or
Your employment is part time, the hours of work corresponding to the percentage of basic salary set out in Salary above.

There are no conditions relating to hours and times of work but you are expected to work such hours and days as are reasonably necessary for the proper performance of your duties. Your times of work should be agreed between you and your head of institution.
Assistant Your normal hours of work are x hours per week, working pattern (eg ‘Your normal hours of work are 36.5 hours, Monday to Friday’). Your times of work will be notified to you by your institution.

Please note, the standard, full-time working week for Assistant staff is 36.5 hours, although staff in some institutions work a longer week and thus earn additional days of leave.