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Staff Handbook
Download a sample Staff Handbook prepared by the HR team at ISME
Hours of Work
The Organisation of Working Time Act 1997 sets out statutory rights for employees in respect of rest and maximum working time. These rights apply either by law as set out in the Act, in Regulations made under the Act or...
The Employment of Children and Young Persons
The Protection of Young Persons (Employment) Act, 1996, governs the employment of children and young persons. The Act provides for a minimum age of entry into employment; limits working hours; stipulates rest intervals and prohibits night work.Summary PointsA 'young person'...
Temporary Agency Workers
The Protection of Employees (Temporary Agency Workers) Act 2012 provides that all temporary agency workers must have equal treatment as if they had been directly recruited by the hirer in respect to the following:Duration of working timeBreaksNight workAnnual LeavePublic HolidaysPay**Note:...
Fixed Term Workers
Fixed Term WorkersThe Protection of Employees (Fixed Term Workers) Act 2003 came into operation in July 2003. The purpose of the Act is:(1) to provide for the improvement of the quality of fixed-term work by ensuring the application of the...
Optional Contract Clauses
This document provides additional contractual clauses which may be relevant depending on business requirements. Please read carefully. Any relevant clauses should be inserted into the contract of employment. If you are in any doubt as to whether certain clauses need...
The Contract of Fixed Term Employment
Below you will find a sample Contract of Fixed Term Employment. This document can be download for your own business use:
The Contract of Part Time Employment
Below you will find a sample Contract of Part Time Employment This document can be download for your own business use:
The Contract of Full Time Employment
Below you will find an ISME template for The Contract of Full Time Employment, please feel free to download the PDF and use for your SME. ISME Disclaimer:While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information...
The Contract of Employment
Below you will find further information on the Contract of Employment. You will also find a sample Contract of Employment which can be downloaded for your own business use:ISME Disclaimer: While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy...