Ill and reporting sick

What to do if you have got ill.

  • Longer period of illness

    If you are ill for a longer period of time, you and your supervisor will review your situation in order to see how you can return to work as soon as this is responsibly possible. See the ‘Longer period of illness’ page for more information.

  • Calling in sick

    The ‘Calling in sick’ page contains information about the steps that you will need to take if you are unable to work because you are ill.

  • Leaving your job due to illness

    The ‘Leaving your job due to illness’ page contains information about what happens if you are sick at the exact moment that your temporary contract ends.

  • Illness and leave

    Even if you are moderately or seriously ill, you will still need to take your holidays. The ‘Illness and leave’ page contains more information about accruing holiday hours, taking holiday hours, and the expiry of holiday hours when you are ill.