By clicking on the 'plus' icon in the overview of the weekly schedules (see picture) you can plan a new week.
A window will open which allows you to set the details of the week schedule. Here you can also decide whether or not you want to save the schedule as a template for future scheduling:
The application deadline determines until when employees are supposed to apply for a shift. This is just a guideline meaning that employees are still able to apply after this date.
To complete the process click 'create'.