one day per week on site for volunteers from Thursday


Maybe a relief for some. Teleworkers can return to the company once a week if they 'have the need' and, with the consent of their employer, have learned in accordance with the health protocol that will be in effect from Thursday. Monday evening from union sources.

This minimum flexibility of full telework will therefore only be based on the voluntary work of the employee and with the consent of the employer, said CFTC boss Cyril Chabanier after a video conference this Monday evening between the labor minister and social partners.

'Our studies show that more than six out of ten employees who have teleworked 100{7d3485657e94c2a51293ca186d4450b2f27c317aa7ee3509dac6c8bbf5461118} since November want to return to the company at least one day a week,' said Élisabeth Borne on Sunday, ensuring that 'more than half say to suffer from isolation '.

Since the end of October, the companys health protocol has typically included teleworking, which must increase to 100{7d3485657e94c2a51293ca186d4450b2f27c317aa7ee3509dac6c8bbf5461118} 'for employees who can do all of their tasks remotely'. Due to the deteriorating health context, the minister suggested to the social partners, who have just signed a national agreement on telework, not to have a hand to define a number as planned from January 20th. Minimum working days.

Extension of the youth employment allowance

In addition, Elisabeth Borne said that aid to youth employment will be extended 'until the end of March and probably beyond,' according to Cyril Chabanier. This is part of the bonus of 4,000 euros (per year) for hiring, for a fixed-term contract of more than three months or for a permanent contract of a young person under 26 who had to stop at the end of the year January and on the other hand allowance of 5,000 or 8,000 euros for a teaching or professionalization contract that should end at the end of February.

Elisabeth Borne also confirmed the exceptions for opening stores on Sundays in January and possibly early February, despite the unions reservations, who consider this to be contradicting, as the curfew has been lowered to 6pm in some departments.