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    I saw it in this forum and thought, what's the difference?
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    (Original post by similarBlank)
    I saw it in this forum and thought, what's the difference?
    part time jobs could be permanent contracted hours, temp jobs as in the name won't be/
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    I saw it in this forum and thought, what's the difference?
    P/t is a limited number of hours for an indefinite duration i.e 15 hours a week..
    Temporary is for a limited duration i.e 6 months

    You can ofc get both together p/t and temp or neither full time and perm.
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    (Original post by similarBlank)
    I saw it in this forum and thought, what's the difference?
    Part-time work is about the number of hours you work per week, the opposite is full-time.

    Temp jobs are about the duration you work for the organisation, the opposite is permanent.

    So you can get part-time temporary or part-time permanent jobs, and full-time temporary and full-time permanent jobs.

    Surprisingly, the clue is in the name!
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    (Original post by threeportdrift)
    Part-time work is about the number of hours you work per week, the opposite is full-time.

    Temp jobs are about the duration you work for the organisation, the opposite is permanent.

    So you can get part-time temporary or part-time permanent jobs, and full-time temporary and full-time permanent jobs.

    Surprisingly, the clue is in the name!
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    (Original post by similarBlank)
    I saw it in this forum and thought, what's the difference?
    Part-time is a limited amount of hours you work as opposed to full-time.

    And temporary is the duration of how long you work at a company for i.e for 6 months. But with temporary there is a chance of becoming permanent..


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    Full time means all the time so you don't get breaks, but part time means part of the time so you do get breaks, such a tea breaks, lunch breaks. Full time is good for people who don't like to eat at work.
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    (Original post by Horsedobbin)
    Full time means all the time so you don't get breaks, but part time means part of the time so you do get breaks, such a tea breaks, lunch breaks. Full time is good for people who don't like to eat at work.
    You legally do get breaks if you have a full time contract and do a certain amount of hours per shift. Same as a part timer (obviously ). I do part time hours during term time as I'm a student, sometimes I do shifts where I need a break, other times just short shifts. But during the holidays I get full time hours and if I do a long shift I get a break, and full timers at my work get breaks too..


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    (Original post by Horsedobbin)
    Full time means all the time so you don't get breaks, but part time means part of the time so you do get breaks, such a tea breaks, lunch breaks. Full time is good for people who don't like to eat at work.
    Lol sorry what? Full time means working a 35+ hour work week, usually 8 hours a day where you get a lunch break
    Part time is usually 4-30 hours per week and you get a break and a lunch depending on how long the shift is..
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    A part time job is less than 35 hours a week.

    A temporary job means you will only have the job until a set date.
 
 
 
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