Flashcards in Employment Rights and Responsibilities 1 Deck (10):
Employees have two kinds of legal rights in their employment. What are they?
1) Acts of Parliament provide statutory rights such as Working Time Regulations - 4 weeks paid holiday
2) Contract of Employment
Name 2 rights an employee has
Name 2 responsibilities an employee has
Work to contract
Support rules of the business
Name 2 rights an employer has
Support health and safety
Support of business aim
Name 2 responsibilities an employer has
Duty of care to employee's
Provide a safe and healthy place to work
At what age can you get a job?
13 as long as you school gives permission
What is a contract of employment?
A written employment contract that include date of employment, pension terms, job title and description of duties.
When should you have a written contract by?
Within 2 months of starting work
If you don't have a written contract of employment what happens if there is a problem?
Solve the problem with their employer informally
Take to Trade Union Congress (TUC)