Jul 21

All staff now need signed written employment agreements

Posted by admin

The Department of Labour is reminding employers that the law now requires them to keep signed written employment agreements for all their staff. Since 1 July all employers are required to keep signed copies of employment agreements or current terms and conditions for all employees, or they may face a penalty. “Employment agreements…

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May 30

New Whitcoulls staff contracts outrage union

Posted by Dave Griffith

The National Distribution Union says it is outraged at proposed new employment contracts for staff at booksellers, Whitcoulls and Borders, which were sold last week by administrators. The contracts, given to staff at the end of last week to review over the weekend, scrap any previous redundancy payments and force workers to sign…

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