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Staff requests for extended leave for religious observance

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Last updated on 10 October 2016
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How should we handle requests for leave in term-time for Hajj? This article relays advice from ACAS and ASCL on handling requests for leave for Hajj, and looks at guidance from the Muslim Council of Britain. It also points to a policy from a school that covers leave for Hajj.

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  1. 1 Guidance on handling requests for leave to go on Hajj
  2. 2 Local authority guidance and policy
  3. 3 Special leave policy from a school: example

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