Lamington: So I was just saying to Muffin, even though you’re a casual worker, you have nearly the same rights as a permanenet employee.
Coffee Cup: What did he say?
Lamington: Muffin’ much.
Sandwich: Get the info about minimum employment rights here on Employment.govt.nz
This section provides an overview of some of the minimum rights and responsibilities of employers and employees. Employees can’t get less than the minimum rights even if they agree.
Minimum rights of employees
The minimum rights of an employee are the responsibility of the employer. These protect employees at work.
Minimum rights of employees – other language translations
Information on minimum employment rights and responsibilities is available in a range of languages, or download our quick guide.
Working more than one job
What responsibilities employees have towards their employers when working more than one job.
Protecting employees who work alone
There are a number of things to consider if an employee works alone.