Homeworking is when you live and work in the same place. Homeworkers will usually fit into one of the following four areas:
Most people working from home fall into this area. They either provide a product or service from home such as a web designer, CV consultant or cake maker; or use their home as a base such as a plasterer, street trader or musician.
Means that you are self-employed but have an existing skill (e.g. physiotherapist, proof reader).
Are skilled piece-workers and contract packers who are paid to carry out work at home.
Are usually employees using technology installed in their homes by their employers to enable them to do their job from home.