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Flexible working: returning from maternity leave

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Last updated on 15 February 2017
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Can a teacher request flexible working after maternity leave? In this article, we set out an employee's right to request flexible working. We also look at how long a teacher must return to work for, and the grounds for refusing a request for employees returning from maternity leave.

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  1. 1 Requests for flexible working
  2. 2 Refusing a request from staff returning from maternity leave
  3. 3 Flexible working on returning from maternity leave: requirements
  4. 4 Is changing to flexible working permanent?

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