The annual leave year begins as at 1 April each year.
Employees service is calculated from the next April after their start date and the entitlement is as follows;
|Band||Basic days||After 5 years service|
|1 - 3||23||27|
Employees appointed during the leave year receive a proportionate entitlement of their full leave. There are also 8 statutory bank holidays. Part-time employees are entitled to pro rata calculation of annual leave and statutory Bank holidays.