Unit one: Principles of personal responsibilities and working in a business environment
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Name: Karen Pinnock
Section 1 – Know the employment rights and responsibilities of the employee and employer
1. Identify four main points that would be included in a contract of employment. If possible, use an example contract to support your answer (feel free to obscure any confidential information).
Both parties full names
Duties and responsibilities
Hours of work
2a) List three key points of legislation that affect employers in a business environment.
Pay and pensions
Health and safety
2b) List three key points of legislation that affect employees in a business environment.
Employment rights and responsibilities
3. Identify a range of places where a person can find information on employment rights and responsibilities. You should identify at least two internal and two external sources of information.
Trade Union Representatives
Citizens Advice Bureaus
4. Describe how representative bodies can support employees.
I would say that Trade Union representatives are probably the best known representative body for employees. They can offer support on a number of subjects, of...