Contracts of Employment for Part-Time WorkersPosted in : Reddy Made Contracts on 14 December 2021 Issues covered: Atypical Working; Part-Time Working; Contracts of Employment
In the current working environment, there has been a growing demand for hybrid ways of working along with other kinds of atypical working. However, it is worth remembering that there have been different methods of working – for example in the form of part-time workers – for a long time. It is worth revisiting some of the issues which arise in respect of dealing with part-time employees and their contracts.
Who is a part-time employee?
Part-time workers are protected by the Protection of Employees (Part-Time Work) Act, 2001 (the “Act”) which came into force in 2001. The Act was brought in pursuant to an EU Directive on part-time work. The Act defines a
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This article is correct at 14/12/2021
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