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I have a question about maternity leave (in Scotland).I

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I have a question about maternity leave (in Scotland). I work for a local council under a temporary contract which is renewed every few months (I started earlier this year - the plan is to make me permanent at some point next year). I currently have 5 years continuous service at this job (various councils, but no break in service).

If I become pregnant while still temporary, and my contract is due to expire during my pregnancy/maternity leave and they do not renew... Do I have any protection? Do I still receive any maternity pay?

Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 3 years ago.
Ben Jones : Hello, my name is ***** ***** it is my pleasure to assist you with your question today. Do you think they may not renew it due to your pregnancy?