Starting a new job is an exciting and challenging time. It’s important for employers to use good hiring processes, and for everyone to follow minimum rights and responsibilities.
All about pay, hours at work, record keeping and what breaks employees are entitled to.
Employees become entitled to annual holidays, public holidays, sick leave, bereavement leave, parental leave and other types of leave as long as they meet certain conditions.
Clear workplace policies and procedures support employment agreements and mean everyone knows how things are meant to be done. This section provides help in some key areas.
The best way to prevent and resolve relationship problems between employers and employees.
There are several ways in which employment relationships may be ended, such as resignation, retirement, dismissal or redundancy.
Use our tool to determine whether you can trade on restricted shop trading days.
23 December 2015
Skills recognition tool user guide.
Apply online for your record of settlement to be signed by a mediator.
02 October 2017
Guidance on annual holidays, bereavement leave, alternative holidays, public holidays and sick leave
30 June 2016
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Example letter for birth mother, 12 months' service, sharing leave with partner, six months' service.
Example letter for birth mother, six months' service, not sharing leave with partner, taking 26 weeks' leave.
Please note that this content will change over time and may be out of date.
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