It is always a difficult time after a loved one dies, which is why there are set entitlements for staff to take bereavement leave.
However, if you want to offer more than the mandatory support to your employees, you can also let them take more leave than they’re legally entitled to — either as annual leave or unpaid.
After an employee has been working for you for six months, they ’ re entitled to:
They're allowed to take their bereavement leave at any time a nd for any reason that relates to the death.
You could also: