Fw: Re: Time Off from Work For Summer Camp
Wed, 12 Nov 1997 01:03:17 -0000
From: phillips <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Dave Colangelo <email@example.com>; Multiple recipients of list
Date: 12 November 1997 00:57
Subject: Re: Re: Time Off from Work For Summer Camp
>I don't get lost in the Hills eehm just mislaid
>In my early days - not too long ago - ok 10 + years I used to get what is
>known as special leave from the Met Police. Usually 7 days. I have
>recently also received special leave for Summer School at the Open
>University. However nowadays it has to be something really special - I.e.
>staffing and International Camp.
>Now I am afraid the Police Service in the UK and the Metropolitan in
>particular want VFM (value for money). So basically I no longer get
>Leave. If we can't measure it we don't do it. I think that's really sad.
>The bummer is that all special leave has to be worked at the end of your
>service. What really bugs me is that volunteer officers in our Army Cadet
>Corp, Air Training Corp and Sea Cadets get paid leave, and are paid by the
>Military for their trouble. Yet they are catering for the same client
>group. Never mind I prefer Scouting.
>ADC (L/T) Sidcup Kent UK
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City