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9-Step Checklist on How to Hire an Employee

Hiring an employee in a manner that is compliant with Australian employment law isn’t always straightforward. Some of our Consultants here at ER Strategies have compiled a checklist of 9 key steps that you should go through when hiring an employee. 

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Changes to Enterprise Bargaining Laws Webinar

In this webinar the changes to the enterprise bargaining laws are discussed by ERS Director, Steve Champion who is joined by employment lawyer Tim McDonald and Senior Partner Grant Lawrence. 

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Employment Contract Guide

Having compliant employment contracts is a crucial aspect of hiring an employee. However, it isn’t always straightforward, especially if you don’t have experience in creating employment contracts. 

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Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Webinar

ER Strategies’ has run a webinar on the changes being made to sexual harassment in the workplace and the obligations employers now have. 

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Contractors vs Employees Webinar

High Court decisions in 2021 and 2022 have provided some clarity in the distinction between contractors and employees. ER Strategies’ Director is joined by McCabes’ Tim McDonald to discuss the changes and their impacts on businesses. 

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Wage Schedules

Wondering whether you are paying your staff the right rates? Download our easy to read wage schedule for your award and find out.

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Compliance Risk Assessment

We have developed an exclusive risk assessment that will take you no longer than 5 minutes to complete and will flag up potential employment compliance risk areas, enabling you to make pro-active decisions.

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Payroll Audit & Compliance Review 2022

Payroll compliance can quickly become a large issue within a business if left unattended to. In this report we go through the findings from our payroll audits as well as trends in the industry and reports from relevant regulatory bodies like the FWO.

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Workplace COVID-19 Vaccination Policy Template

Ensure that your business is ready for the rollout of the COVID-19 Vaccine in Australia.

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Data Breach Response Plan Template

Businesses have an obligation to protect the information of any clients or other stakeholders whose information they have. Having a data breach response plan can make an important difference in the event that there is a data breach.

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Whistleblower Policy Template

Public and large proprietary companies have a legal obligation to have a Whistleblower Policy implemented within the business. Take a look at ER Strategies’ Whistleblower Policy Template that you can adapt to your business. 

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Underpayment Checklist

Underpaying your employees can have huge implications on your business, not to mention the impacts it has on the employees themselves. Here is a checklist you can use to assist your business.

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Casual Employment Reform Guide

As the Australian government has moved to implement legislation to reform casual employment, businesses that engage casuals need to adapt to the new legislation. Take a look at our Interactive Guide designed to simplify the changes for employers. 

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Interview Record Template

ER Strategies’ interview record can be used for both performance management and counselling and discipline discussions.

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Invitation for Disciplinary Interview Template

Make sure you are providing the right documents to your employee, download our invitation template for a disciplinary interview.

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Letter of Termination Template

Need to let an employee go? Use our letter of termination template to ensure you are using the correct format.

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Notice to attend a Performance Interview Template

Providing notice to attend a performance management meeting to an employee is an important step in the performance management process.

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