How to ask for more hours
Congratulations on getting your new job! It's a fantastic achievement. Now that you've got a job, there are a few things you need to know about. For example, pension plans, tax codes, your payslip and your contract.

We outline the important parts of all these documents and give you the necessary tools to be able to progress in your career.

Now, let's get down to business. Asking for more hours can be a daunting task if you've never had the opportunity do so. Most people will be reluctant to ask for more hours for fear of annoying their manager or superior. However, most managers need people who want to work as much as possible. It's quite possible that in your asking for more hours, they find a solution to a problem they have. For example, if an employee is turning up late or an employee is dropping shifts constantly, then your desire to work longer will make the manager notice how committed you are. Managers need hard workers and will be more than happy to give the hours to consistently impressive employees.

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