This employment agreement template covers new employees who are covered by a modern award.
Modern awards apply to all employees covered by the national workplace relations system. Modern awards are industry or occupation-based, and apply to employers and employees who perform work covered by the award.
Managers or higher income employees may not be covered by a modern award even if one applies to the industry in which they work.
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This employment contract includes options for:
- Full time fixed term / part time fixed term
- Piece rate wages
The following aspects of this contract may be tailored to your requirements. Simply replace the sections in <red> with details specific to your employee and situation. Optional information in blue may be deleted if not required.
- Requirement for Health and Police Checks
- Probationary period
- Award Coverage
- Duties and responsibilities
- Location of work
- Other benefits
- Hours of work
- Leave entitlements
- Adherence to policies and procedures
- Conflict of interest
- Equal Employment Opportunity
- Health and Safety