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Jobs with the most holidays in the UK

In the UK we get loads of time off thanks to bank holidays and employment laws that mean we’re guaranteed 5.6 weeks paid leave.

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This statutory leave entitlement or annual leave includes bank holidays so workers who spend five days a week at work get 28 days paid annual leave. Some professions offer more leave though.

Should the 29th Feb be a bank holiday?

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If you fancy sleeping on the job, perhaps you could find work in the Houses of Parliament. These guys only work 25 weeks a year and the breaks are frequent too. The longest time off work is the 10 weeks these guys get between July and September.

Should the 29th Feb be a bank holiday?

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If you fancy sleeping on the job, perhaps you could find work in the Houses of Parliament. These guys only work 25 weeks a year and the breaks are frequent too. The longest time off work is the 10 weeks these guys get between July and September.

Should the 29th Feb be a bank holiday?

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Footballers are another group who get loads of downtime. You might not realise that there is an off season nowadays thanks for the quantity of football matches on the tele, but these overpaid sportsmen get 10 weeks solid off each year. They have to work over the Christmas period though.

Should the 29th Feb be a bank holiday?

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Teachers get 13 weeks off per year but when they are at work they’re faced with increasingly long days, loads of work to carry out at home and ever increasing attitude from their pupils. No wonder this is a profession that’s struggling to attract candidates.

Should the 29th Feb be a bank holiday?

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Judges on TV reality shows are few and far between but they’re a group who also get loads of time off work. Simon Cowell and the like tend to work 20 weeks a year. In that time though, they do work pretty hard with rehearsals to judge throughout the week and live shows at the weekends.

Should the 29th Feb be a bank holiday?

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Judges on TV reality shows are few and far between but they’re a group who also get loads of time off work. Simon Cowell and the like tend to work 20 weeks a year. In that time though, they do work pretty hard with rehearsals to judge throughout the week and live shows at the weekends.

Should the 29th Feb be a bank holiday?

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Workers in other countries get a better deal. Those who ply their trade in Western Europe and Latin America are guaranteed 25 days off plus 10 public holidays on average.

Should the 29th Feb be a bank holiday?

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Austria is the nation that gives its citizens the most time off. A minimum of 25 days’ holiday and 13 public holidays mean that Austria’s the place to work if you’re workshy.

Should the 29th Feb be a bank holiday?

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Austria is the nation that gives its citizens the most time off. A minimum of 25 days’ holiday and 13 public holidays mean that Austria’s the place to work if you’re workshy.

Should the 29th Feb be a bank holiday?

Photos: Youtube.com

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