would prefer a different
'fit' of hours
- are a carer (as defined under the Carer Recognition Act 2010)
- are the parent, or have responsibility for the care of a child who is
- have a disability
- are 55 or older
- are experiencing family or domestic violence
- provide care or support to a family member experiencing family or domestic violence
your legal right
to request a Flexible Working arrangement
i, ii Exploring the Shift in Employee Expectations, 2012 – The Perspective Series – Circle Research in partnership with Vodaphone UK http://www.vodafone.co.uk/cs/groups/public/documents/webcontent/vftst160221.pdf
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iv Huppert, F.A. & So, T.T.C. (2013). Flourishing across Europe: Application of a new conceptual framework for defining wellbeing. Social Indicators Research, 110(3), 837-861.
v, vi Robert Walters Australia http://www.robertwalters.com.au/wwwmedialibrary/WWW2/country/australia/images/infographic/RW-Flexibility-infographic.jpg
vii Jean Martin and Conrad Schmidt, How to Keep your Top Talent, Harvard Business Review (May 2010)
viii Hegewisch, A. & Gornick, J.C. (2011) The impact of work-family policies on women's employment: a review of research from OECD countries. Community, Work and Family, 14(2), 119–138.
ix Dorio, J.M., Bryant R..H. & Allen, T.D. (2008) Work-related outcomes of the work-family interface: Why organizations should care. In K. Korabik, D. Lero & D. Whitehead. (eds) Handbook of workfamily
integration. Amsterdam: Academic Press, pp. 157-76.
x, xi AWALI 2014 National Report: The Persistent Challenge: Living, Working and Caring in Australia in 2014. http://www.unisa.edu.au/Research/Centre-for-Work-Life/Our-research/Current-Research/Australian-Work-And-Life-Index/
xii Education and the Workforce Committee, 2013 – Working With Families Flexibility Act - http://edworkforce.house.gov/yourtime/Education and the Workforce Committee, 2013 – Working With Families Flexibility Act - http://edworkforce.house.gov/yourtime/
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