For nurses and social workers from several private providers, the 37-hour week will apply from 2022. This can exacerbate the lack of care in the short term.
It has already been fixed since last spring: employees from several private providers for care and social work will have a 37-hour week as standard working time from 2022. This was agreed in the previous year at the collective agreement negotiations of the social economy in Austria (SWÖ). At that time, the negotiators agreed on a three-year deal. The SWÖ collective agreement is used, for example, by Lebenshilfe, the charity, Senecura and Volkshilfe.
From the coming year, all of them will die, in addition to a salary increase of 1.45 percent, as well as a reduction in working hours in …
Accessed on October 8th, 2021 at 8:44 am on https://www.sn.at/salzburg/politik/37-stunden-woche-ab-2022-pflegemangel-koennte-sich-in-salzburg-weiter-zuspitzen-110562559