SAM Absence Quiz - How well do you know the process?
1 Do you know the education industry average number of days absence?
2 When should you do a return to work meeting?
a When the employee has asked to have a return to work meeting
b After the employee has returned from being absent (for any period of time)
c The employee has had a lot of time off and you need to discuss it with them
3 When should an employee complete a self-certification form?
a After every absence
b After a long period of absence
c After being asked to do so by the business manager once they've hit a trigger
4 When must a fit note be supplied?
a From the first day of absence
b Within 7 working days of absence
c When the employer requests one
5 If an employee goes home sick, when does their absence start from?
a Their first full day of absence
b Once they have left work
c 8:00 am on the day went off sick
6 Should you do a return to work meeting after every absence?
7 Can an employee return to work when their fit note is still valid?
8 Should an employer keep in touch with an employee on Long-Term Sick?
9 Is it acceptable for an employee to inform you of their absence via Text?
10 If an employee has a fit note for work-related stress, should you not contact them?
Click here to view the answers and see how you did. If you need any help with absence management or would be interested in a demonstration of how SAM can help, please get in touch with the SAM team on 01924 827869.
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