Part time workers reminded that they have public holiday entitlements too

Part time workers are being reminded that they have public holiday entitlements too.

Monday the 19th is a public holiday for full time workers across the country for St. Patrick’s Day.

Employees who qualify for public holidays benefit from a paid day off on the public holiday, an additional day of annual leave, an additional day’s pay or a paid day off within a month of the public holiday.
Speaking on The Wider View programme today, Cecilia Smith from Cavan Citizens Information Service says that part time workers often think they have no bank holiday entitlements at all: