Who is a comparable direct recruit for 12 week agency worker rights?

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To work out what pay, hours and holiday an agency worker is entitled to after they have completed the 12 week qualifying period, you must first identify the correct comparable direct recruit. They might be an actual direct recruit or, in some cases, a hypothetical direct recruit. Note that the comparable direct recruit for 12-week rights is not exactly the same as for the day 1 rights of access to facilities, amenities and job vacancies – see the webpages on those topics for more guidance.

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