Flexible workplaces for BC Public Service employees

Flexible Work FAQs

Find out what flexible work options are available in the BC Public Service.

Before you can work remotely, you'll need to assess your readiness and needs with your supervisor. The checklist for managers includes how to evaluate your personal philosophy towards flexible work and how to have conversations with your employees.

 

Get started with flexible work

Learn about flexibility in the workplace and review flexible work options to determine the type of arrangement that's best for you. Then complete the essential steps to set up your flexible work arrangement.


Readiness, reflection and discussion 

Flexible work options should be thoughtfully considered and evaluated to determine if they're suitable. Ask yourself these questions to assess your readiness and determine your needs.


Manager's checklist

Use this checklist to assist in making decisions about flexible work arrangement proposals. It includes questions for consideration, an evaluation checklist for general pre-work and how to have a conversation with employees about flexible work.


Post-implementation

A useful list of questions for employees, supervisors and teams to assess how flexible work arrangements are working.