03 Mar '11, 11pm

More quality part-time jobs needed: I REFER to the previous letters about part-time jobs for mothers. I work as

I REFER to the previous letters about part-time jobs for mothers. I work as a part-time legal counsel and clock most of my hours from home. I have a friend who works part-time while doing a PhD. There are many people who wish to work part-time for various reasons, including fathers who want to share the child-minding load with their wives. However, I face a lot of difficulties as a result of working part-time. My benefits are not the same as those of a full-timer and the company insists I sign a short-term contract. My job designation is "Temp Staff". People I worked with thought I was an intern. There is plenty that companies can do to educate staff about working with part-time colleagues. We part-timers work hard because it is not easy to find a job in Singapore, especially one with flexible hours or telecommuting options. I work when my kids are in school, when they are...

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