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    Default So when do we all finish for Christmas?

    Are you taking time off over Christmas?

    I finish 530 Thursday and go back the 6th January.

    Looking forward to the time off
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    I finish this Thursday too and also go back on the 6th!

    Practically counting down the minutes now lol!

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    Me too finish this Thursday and back Monday 5th. So excited for Christmas and my partner is also off for 10 whole days which has never happened before our dd who is 5 is also so excitable which makes everything feel so magical

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    Quote Originally Posted by AgentTink View Post
    Me too finish this Thursday and back Monday 5th. So excited for Christmas and my partner is also off for 10 whole days which has never happened before our dd who is 5 is also so excitable which makes everything feel so magical
    My dh has Christmas day off and that the minute that is hanging in the balance
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    I finish 5.30 on Friday for two whole weeks.....
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    I finish on Friday then back to work on 30th and 31st.

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    Im working xmas eve till lunch. Then have 1 on 29th, 1 on 30th then im off till 5th which coincidentally is an inset day :-(

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    I am working right up to Christmas eve then off til the 5th, Will be spending the Christmas hols getting my new playroom ready. I have waited a long time to have a playroom so my family get the rest of the house back.
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    Next tues the 23rd at 530, back 5th jan, almost a whole two weeks off and most of my girls school holidays Yipee!

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    Quote Originally Posted by shortstuff View Post
    Im working xmas eve till lunch. Then have 1 on 29th, 1 on 30th then im off till 5th which coincidentally is an inset day :-(
    Yes same here, the great inset days lol.
    I've been asked to have 2 of my adhoc school children that day but it depends on whether all my EY's children need me that day, it's not looking like I will have any spaces for any schoolies anyway. Just my own 2 and they are usually a great help to me with the LO's.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AliceK View Post
    Yes same here, the great inset days lol.
    I've been asked to have 2 of my adhoc school children that day but it depends on whether all my EY's children need me that day, it's not looking like I will have any spaces for any schoolies anyway. Just my own 2 and they are usually a great help to me with the LO's.

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    See mine has just turned 8 but he seems to make it his days work to wind them all up lately

    Im having him and another over 8 for the inset day but they like to compete gggrrrr

    I dont have any other schoolies on a monday so by that eve i will be either entirely grey or bald n then the grey wont show lol

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    I finish on Friday at 6pm and it can't come sooner. 2 weeks off.....bliss

    Go back on Monday 5th which is an inset day and miraculously I have no school children (jumps for joy ) just my 3 little ones
    Time Out.. The perfect time for thinking about what you're going to destroy next.

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    Quote Originally Posted by FussyElmo View Post
    My dh has Christmas day off and that the minute that is hanging in the balance
    Fingers crossed your hubby gets Christmas Day. We normally only have my partner for Christmas Day, so know how important that one day can be to your family xx

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    Finish 4pm Friday 19th until Tuesday 6th Jan! Can't wait!

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    I finish next Tuesday 23rd until New Year's Eve working then and New Year's Day then off till the 5th x

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    Finish Wed 17th at 6pm and not back until 7.30am Mon 05th Jan!
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    I finish on the 23rd. Go back in August after maternity leave :-)

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    I finish on Tuesday 23rd and start back on the following Monday, possibly Tuesday.

    I was ready to work whatever required.

    I chose to 'disappoint' one mum. They all had 4 weeks opportunity to tell me what they needed, then I closed on the days nobody had positively said they'd need me. I took full account of all who'd bothered to reply and no account of those who simply couldn't be bothered. Naturally, when I notified all parents of my closure dates, it was one of those who couldn't be ar5ed to reply who kicked off: "but I need you Christmas Eve." Yes, well not enough to mention it when she had the chance, so I'm not changing my plans.

    So frustrating when you give them every opportunity and that happens.

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    I thought I had a full house till xmas eve but it turns out that I will only have one mindee on tuesday.So I can get the last food bits on Monday, play all day tuesday and relax on Xmas eve, sounds good to me

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    Quote Originally Posted by bunyip View Post
    I finish on Tuesday 23rd and start back on the following Monday, possibly Tuesday. I was ready to work whatever required. I chose to 'disappoint' one mum. They all had 4 weeks opportunity to tell me what they needed, then I closed on the days nobody had positively said they'd need me. I took full account of all who'd bothered to reply and no account of those who simply couldn't be bothered. Naturally, when I notified all parents of my closure dates, it was one of those who couldn't be ar5ed to reply who kicked off: "but I need you Christmas Eve." Yes, well not enough to mention it when she had the chance, so I'm not changing my plans. So frustrating when you give them every opportunity and that happens.
    This is why I now please myself and make sure I get the time off even though it's unpaid.. Have been mucked around too much

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