Can you work in another job whilst on sick leave for work related stress?

I am currently experiencing alot of problems in work with management and staff members related to them. My partner is urging me to take work related stress sick leave and he will support me through a greivance, as he sees me coming home from work each day extremely upset. But I cannot surrvive on SSP and was wondering if I were able to have a part time job as well to help me through my greivance?

Asked By: DD - 2/10/2010
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This depends on the company's policy, I believe. My company, for example, does not allow it. If any of our employees go on any kind of leave (pregnancy, illness, etc) and are found to be working during that leave for someone else, the company considers it a resignation and you can kiss your job good-bye! When I started... More
Answered By: mspixilated - 2/10/2010
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According to the UK's Directgov website, you must show that you are unable to work... More
Answered By: PiggiePants - 2/10/2010
I would not do that. Be very careful. They might argue that you have given up any notion of returning to work by taking up alternative employment. Ask they in writing if they would mind but keep in mind that they would be anticipating a grievance and dispute from you so they will cover their backs in addition to being... More
Answered By: roh P - 2/14/2010
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