What's Ahead in 2018?
2018 promises to hold further changes in the employment and WHS space. Some key areas will be:
Christmas and New Year Public Holidays 2017/2018
As each state differs slightly in their designated public holidays over this period, be sure to check which days are public holidays in your state.
Daylight Saving Begins This Weekend
Don't forget Australian Daylight Saving Time begins this Sunday 1st October 2017.
Are You Prepared For Your End of Year Functions?
How quickly those end of year functions have crept upon us!
Casual Employees’ Right to Convert to Permanent Employment
Casual workers will be given the right to convert to part-time or full-time employment
Reminder - Annual Leave Changes
As we approach the last quarter of the year, your staff will commence their holiday planning if they haven’t already done so. It’s a timely reminder that in 2016, Annual Leave clauses in Awards were amended.
Unpaid Work Trials and Internships
Employers are being warned against using lengthy unpaid work trials on potential new hires and unpaid internships.