The Mobile Working model is based on the needs of an on-site university at the same time as harnessing the possibilities of flexible working. The model is described in detail below.
UZH Working Models
The University of Zurich offers options for full-time and part-time working with flexible working hours. For a full-time position, the working hours are generally 42 hours per week, i.e. 8 hours 24 minutes per day. Special conditions apply to certain professional areas.
If a member of staff works more than the given number of hours, they can compensate the positive balance of hours in the form of additional days off up to a maximum of 15 complete working days per calendar year.
Employees are entitled to the following amount of paid vacation per calendar year:
Up to and including the calendar year of an employee’s 20th birthday, and as an apprentice/trainee
From the beginning of the calendar year of an employee’s 21st birthday
From the beginning of the calendar year of an employee’s 50th birthday
From the beginning of the calendar year of an employee’s 60th birthday