leave without pay

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13:54 Dec 8, 2009
English to Danish translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Human Resources
Additional field(s): Management
English term or phrase: leave without pay
Definition from U.S. Department of the Interior:
Leave Without Pay is a temporary non-pay status and absence from duty that, in most cases, is granted upon an employee’s request.

Example sentence(s):
  • Even though the leave is unpaid, there may still be additional costs that managers need to consider in terms of recruiting staff to back-fill employees who are accessing leave without pay for long periods. The State of Queensland
  • Leave without pay granted for medical reasons, leave granted for child bearing, and work-incurred disability may require written certification from the employee's health-care provider. University of California
  • Employees may also request to take leave without pay, depending on their personal situation. In jobs that don’t include vacation time or sick leave, an employee may take leave without pay as a way to travel or if they are unable to go to work. WiseGEEK
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5 +1orlov uden løn
Lise Markussen

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orlov uden løn

Definition from own experience or research:
Orlov uden løn betyder, at man får orlov uden at få løn udbetalt under orloven

Example sentence(s):
  • Som offentligt ansat DM’er har du mulighed for at få orlov uden løn i en række situationer. - Dansk Magisterforening  
  • Tjenestefrihed uden løn - også kaldet orlov uden løn - skal bevilges af din arbejdsgiver. - HK Stat  
  • I en række overenskomster og/eller husaftaler findes der bestemmelser om orlov uden løn efter nogle års ansættelse. Andre steder er der tale om hensigtserklæringer, hvor arbejdsgiveren lover at se velvilligt på anmodning om orlov. - Dansk Journalistforbund  
Lise Markussen
Local time: 03:05
Native speaker of: Native in DanishDanish

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