Employment Contracts

A brief overview of the key features of an employment contract.

Employment Contracts


Are you hiring? Are you being hired? Want to learn how to contract to your ease and advantage? Employment should be as practically simple as the shake of a hand.

This brief guide gives useful insights into formalising employment agreements and structuring your rights and responsibilities. Get prepared for new relationships!

About this guide

This guide to employment contracts covers the following topics:

  • What is an employment contract?
  • Central features of an employment contract
  • Employee entitlements
  • ‍Employee obligations
  • During employment
  • Post-termination
  • Company's rights
  • ‍Company's obligations
  • ‍Other notable elements
  • Further information

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