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Flexible working

According to Gov.uk ‘all employees have the legal right to request flexible working – not just parents and carers.’ Yet, only 6% of jobs mention flexible working when advertised in the UK.

Flexibility experts Timewise, found that 14.2 million people in the UK want flexible working yet opportunities to work flexibly seem to be concentrated only in the following job sectors: health and education.  Also, more flexible roles were offered away from London; in the North of England, Ireland and Scotland specifically.



SOURCE:
http://www.hrmagazine.co.uk/hro/news/1151916/only-6-of-jobs-advertised-in-the-uk-mention-flexible-working