Instawork Professionals FAQ

Most frequently asked questions by Instawork Professionals

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Written by Zach Lemos, Sharat Akasapu, Frances Liu and 8 others
Working a Gig

Applying for a position on Indeed

What to do after you submit an application on Indeed to work an Instawork shift and other frequently asked questions
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Written by Cait MacBrien
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How do I clock in or out of a shift?

Here’s how to track your time correctly in the app.
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Written by Sharat Akasapu
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Background Checks for Professionals

Why and what to expect
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Written by Dominique Harris
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Health Checklist Requirement

What you need to complete while confirming your upcoming gig.
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Written by Dominique Harris
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Your Presence Matters - Being Reliable

Tardies, cancellations, and no-shows affect all of us.
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Written by Dominique Harris
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Getting your shift covered by a friend

You can ask another Instawork Professional to cover for you so that it doesn't count as a cancellation
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Why am I unable to clock-out?

Requirements for clocking out when your gig is completed.
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Written by Dominique Harris
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What happens if I’m running late?

You should inform the on-site contact, but you should avoid being late by all means.
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Written by Frances Liu
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There's an emergency and I have to cancel my gig! What do I do?

Information on canceling a gig in the Instawork app
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Written by Dominique Harris
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Social Media and Instawork Gigs

Do not capture and post images of Instawork gigs
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Written by Dominique Harris
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When can I take a break?

Breaks on gigs
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Written by Dominique Harris
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What happens if I get sent home early? Or asked to stay later?

Information on ensuring your paid for the time worked, including exceptions.
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Written by Dominique Harris
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