Definition of core time in English:

core time


mass nounBritish
  • The central part of the working day in a flexitime system, when an employee must be present.

    • ‘Our appeal for sponsors to help cover at least some of the core time spent in keeping Slugger running smoothly is coming on slowly but with some promising possibilities in the pipeline.’
    • ‘But it also means you're going to have to give your core time to adapt to these new demands.’
    • ‘Garlick explained: ‘The college will be offering core time tutoring from 9am to 5pm every weekday, with fully qualified ICT tutors on hand to give in-depth training from beginner to expert level.’’
    • ‘No, but they will be working shorter than the core time of part-time and full-time ordinary employees.’