Maternity, Paternity and Adoption
Sickness, absence and leave
Details of our policies and procedures for Supporting Attendance at Work, including what to do if you are off sick, and support available to all staff, can be found in our Sickness and Absence sections –
For advice on annual leave and entitlement calculations please contact us at: HRemployeerelationsenquiries@argyll-bute.gov.uk
Normal opening hours for Council Offices are Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm, except Public Holidays (see below for public holiday lists).
Please note that some offices/schools may have different opening hours or Public Holidays to those outlined in the attachments. Please contact the appropriate office/school for specific details.
School holidays can be found on the website in the school holidays section
Time off for dependants domestic emergencies procedure – This allows employees to take a short amount of unpaid time off – one or two days – during working hours, when it is reasonable for them to do so, in order to deal with ‘domestic incidents’.