Work out your hours
Put the number of hours you work in a normal week on your claim form.
Add all your hours together if you have more than one job.
If you’ve just started work put the hours you expect to work.
|Type of work||How to work out your hours|
|Employed||Include overtime, but not unpaid breaks|
|Self-employed||Include all the time you spend on your business (once you’ve set it up)|
|Seasonal||Put the hours you’re working at the moment|
|Regular term-time||Put the hours you work during term time|
|Agency||Decide your normal hours with your employer|
|On-call||Only count the hours you’re called to work|
|On standby||Do not count the time when you’re not paid|