I am a FreeFlexer / Shifts

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General

Which certificates can be requested for a job?

A Code of Conduct (VOG) may be required from a client.
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In which areas can I work as a FreeFlexer via Temper?

Temper is active in almost everywhere in the Netherlands.
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Who are my clients?

Temper is not the client you work for.
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Why do I not get chosen?

Below you will find the most common reasons why one does not get chosen and tips on how to increase your chances.
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What is the difference between ‘Not chosen’ and ‘Rejected’?

‘Not chosen’ means the client chose someone else. ‘Rejected’ means the client has opted to not work together for this shift.
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Can I be kept up to date about shifts on a specific day?

Go to the job overview and click ‘Keep me up to date’.
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Do I have to pay for the meal I have during a shift?

A lot of clients offer a free meal during your shift, but others do charge a minor fee.
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I’m already employed. Is it possible to freeflex next to that?

Yes, but this will place you in a higher tax bracket.
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What does the lightning bolt mean?

That you’re part of the client’s flexpool and get accepted automatically.
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Why can I work only 660 hours a year for a client?

This rule has been called into life in agreement with the Tax Authorities (Belastingdienst).
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Are travel costs reimbursed?

Other expenses will not be covered by the client.
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What is a flexpool?

A group of FreeFlexers that function optimally in their role at a specific client.
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I accidentally left a flexpool. How do I get back in?

The client can send you a new invitation.
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How do I increase my chances of being chosen for a shift?

Here are 5 tips to increase your chance of getting chosen.
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Do I also get a part of the tip?

Only when you see the “share tip” badge on the shift description page.
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You want to apply for a shift

How do I apply for a shift?

Click the header “Find work” and choose a shift.
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How do I negotiate the hourly rate for a shift?

Apply for a shift and negotiate the hourly rate.
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Can I respond to multiple shifts that occur simultaneously?

Yes, that’s possible and will increase your chances of getting a shift.
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Why can I not apply to a shift?

You have to register as a FreeFlexer and can’t respond to this particular client as your first shift or as a substitute.
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Can I work a shift that has not been placed on the platform?

You can only work a shift once you’ve been hired by the client through the platform.
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How do the flexible start and end times work?

You will receive the confirmation of the set times before the cancellation policy goes into effect.
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I want more information about a shift.

Please contact the client yourself.
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Why can I not see a shift that I want to apply for as a substitute?

When you don’t meet the requirements you will not be able to see the shift.
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What is the cancellation policy for a shift?

The cancellation policy could be 24, 48 or 72 hours.
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What does 'your experience is not sufficient' mean?

I am not able to apply for a shift as the platform says my experience is not sufficient.
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What should I pay attention to when applying to a shift?

Tips & tricks for finding the perfect shift.
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What are the shift requirements?

Only respond to shifts for which you can meet the requirements.
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