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Dolphin Encounter

West End

Canterbury 7300

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Part-time, casual, fixed term, contractor... the current workforce environment and seasonal nature of many businesses calls for a variety of employment relationships and agreements. Knowing when and how to use different employment relationships can save your business time and money, as well as ensuring you are complying with the law.

This workshop will equip you to comply with employment legislation and understand how it relates to your business. We'll provide practical information and answer all of your questions, so that you can confidently manage your team knowing that your business is compliant.

Two sessions offered on Wednesday 22 November:

  1. 1pm - 4.30pm
  2. 5pm - 8.30pm

This session will enable you to:

  • Identify the ‘types’ of employment relationships and how they may work for your business
  • Understand the ins and outs of hiring new employees – both the legal considerations and how to set them up to succeed in their new role
  • Deal with employment relationship problems
  • Know how the Holidays Act applies to your business
  • Understand legal issues concerning wage payments
  • Learn about human rights in employment
  • Understand how good faith works within employment relationships

This course is for owners and managers of small to medium businesses along with those who have human resource responsibilities.

A limited number of 45-minute followup 1:1 sessions are available on Thursday 23 November - please identify if you would like to request one of these in your registration.

Facilitated by Melicia Clough, HR & Employment Relations Advisor for the Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce. Melicia provides advice to businesses in the areas of human resources, employment relations and general business advice.

This seminar is offered free of charge to Kaikoura businesses.
The 14 November 2016 earthquake in Kaikoura has caused Kaikoura businesses to lose business. Funding has been made available By the Ministry of Business Innovation & Employment (MBIE) to assist Kaikoura business.

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Canterbury 7300

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