This is a preview. Log in to read the full article. Don't have a log-in?
Jersey: Contracts of employment
- An employment contract can be made orally or in writing, and includes both express and implied terms. (See General)
- There is no statutory requirement for a probationary period, but the employer and employee may agree to one, of any length. (See Probationary periods)
- There are few legal differences between employment contracts for different types of work, but various specific rules apply to fixed-term contracts. (See Types of contract)
- Not later than four weeks after an employee starts work, the employer must provide the employee with a written statement of the terms of his or her employment. (See Written statement of terms of employment)
- Any changes to fundamental terms and conditions of employment must be agreed with the employee. (See Variation of contract)
Access to the International product requires a subscription