Series 1 · Episode 1
Derek goes a little ‘snakey’ when Mama Friday forces him to fill in for reptile zoo keeper, South African import Lee Parker at Reptilia.
Series 1 · Episode 2
Things get a little trashy when Derek is sent to give Samantha Lavenuik a break from her job as a navigator/loader at 1-800-Got-Junk.
Series 1 · Episode 3
Derek’s feathers are ruffled when Mama Friday has him take over for overworked bird trainer Lori Beneteau at Bird Kingdom.
Series 1 · Episode 4
erek almost gets the axe when he spends the day substituting for Drysdale’s Tree Farm employee Nicki Bullen.
Series 1 · Episode 5
Derek walks an emotional tightrope when he tries to fill Iana Natochii's size 17 clown shoes as a fulltime mother who must daily balance out her child rearing duties with those of her career as a full time teacher and owner of a circus school.
Series 1 · Episode 6
Derek rolls with the punches when Mama Friday asks him to fill in for assistant trainer, Simone Hasifal at Muay Thai Kick Boxing gym. While Derek trains, Simone and her daughter get a chance to bond as they are pampered.
Series 1 · Episode 7
Derek gets swept off his feet, literally, when Mama Friday sends her jet-setting son to Hamilton International Airport to give Airport Customer Relations Coordinator, Stacy Taylor a desperately needed day off.
Series 1 · Episode 8
Derek's brand new manicure gets a little scuffed when he rolls up his sleeves and gets down and dirty at mechanic shop Active Green + Ross, to offer Lindsay Callachan, an Automotive Service Technician Apprentice a much-needed day off.
Series 1 · Episode 9
Derek gets back in touch with his 'love' for horses (not!) when Mama Friday sends him to Sentinel Carriages to offer one of the co-owners, Laura Sentinel a desperately needed day off.
Series 1 · Episode 10
Derek learns first hand what HIS personal chef goes through everyday, when Mama Friday sends him to Christopher's Gourmet Catering, to offer one of its co-owner's, Dorothy Borg a very badly needed day off.
Series 1 · Episode 11
Derek puts on his trendy spectacles and dons a tie when Mama Friday sends him to Eye Weekly Magazine to fill in for copy editor Melinda Mattos who is in dire need of a day off.
Series 1 · Episode 12
Derek gets his taste buds ready when Mama Friday sends him to Dorgel Ice Cream to offer executive assistant Anna Cascarelli respite from her daily grind. Derek soon discovers the cold, hard facts about working in a factory as he stumbles through his day.