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Homeworking - a guide for employers and employees

Homeworking guide pdf icon Homeworking - a guide for employers and employees [272kb] 

About this guide

This guide details what homeworking is, the homeworking process, managing homeworkers, staying on the right side of the law and includes real-life flexible working case studies.

This guide is written for employers of all sizes and employees, and outlines the employment rights and relations issues relating to:

  • Reasons why homeworking is growing and how employers and employees can assess whether it is a sound option in office-related roles or arrangements where home would be used as a base for travel.
  • Practicalities involved, from establishing a homeworking policy to setting up
    and managing an employee working from home.
  • Potential benefits and considerations of such homeworking.