Sickness Absence

Queen’s recognises that there will be occasions when employees cannot attend work due to sickness and it is committed to ensuring that employees who are sick are supported to enable them to return to work as soon as possible.

Queen’s also recognises that absence can affect staff morale, disrupt the work of others, and reduce the quality of work outputs.

The Sickness Absence Procedure provides a consistent, fair and effective process for managing all absences from work due to sickness.

There are some FAQs here.

Sickness Absence Image Map containing links to subpages Click here to link to the Notification webpage Click here to view the Payment webpage Click here to view the Return to Work webpage Click here to view the Monitoring and Action webpage