Different types of employment
An outline of the different types of employment and how this can affect your employment rights.
Domestic workers' employment rights
Who is a domestic worker? Outline of the employment rights of people working in private homes.
Agency workers have rights under certain employment legislation. Find out more about these and the Protection of Employees (Temporary Agency Work) Act 2012.
A definition of what a part-time worker is, an overview of part-time workers and explanation of the difference between a part-time worker and a casual worker.
Employment rights of part-time workers
Part-time workers have seen their employment rights expanded since the passing of the Protection of Employees (Part-Time Work) Act 2001. Find out more about the provisions contained in the Act.
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