Casual Leave

ARTICLE 8 - Collective Agreenment between OWTU and The UWI
(i) (a) Permanent members of staff and staff on contract for one (1)
year and more shall be eligible for five (5) working days casual
leave per annum (in addition to vacation leave) with full pay,
provided that an application for such leave is made in advance,
and also that no more than two (2) days casual leave is granted
at any one time.
(b) In circumstances where a worker is unable to apply in
advance, a good and sufficient reason that is deemed to be
acceptable by the supervisor must be given immediately upon
his/her return to work.


(ii) Staff on temporary appointment shall be eligible for one day
casual leave for every three months service after an initial
three (3) months qualifying period.


(iii) Permanent Part Time Staff and staff on contract for one year
and more shall be granted leave in accordance with Letter of
Understanding No. 3 - Appendix IV.