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Just the Facts - Work

Factsheet

Apprenticeship  

An apprenticeship is a form of on-the-job training, where you work under contract for an employer to...
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 20 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Awards and enterprise agreements  

Awards and enterprise agreements are legal documents. They outline the minimum entitlements you must...
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 15 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Behaviour at work  

Information on ethical and illegal behaviour at work.
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 10 min  | Year 7 - 10

Minigame

Coffeeshop minigame  

In this exciting minigame, taken from Master of the Mall, you must learn to be a sure-handed barista...
Commerce | Work | Minigame | 15 min  | Year All

Factsheet

Conditions of employment  

There are ten National Employment Standards (NES) that cover all NSW workers.
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 15 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Discrimination and harassment at work  

Discrimination is treating someone unfairly because they happen to belong to a particular group of p...
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 20 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Employer association  

An employer association is an organisation that represents a group of employers who share similar in...
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Employment records  

Information on records that your employer must keep in relation to your employment.
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 15 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Getting leave from work  

The leave you are entitled to at work will depend on whether you are employed on a full-time, part-t...
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 10 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Leaving the job  

Information on how to terminate your employment or if you become redundant or dismissed.
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 20 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Looking for a job  

Tips on how to apply for a job and prepare for an interview.
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 15 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Pay  

The employer must pay you at least the minimum rate shown in your award or enterprise agreement. Thi...
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 15 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Penalties, allowances and loadings  

Information about different types of allowances, penalties and loadings you may be entitled to recei...
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 10 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Starting work  

Information you need to know when starting work, receiving a letter of offer, trial period and train...
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 10 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Types of employment  

Information on different types of employment such as full-time, part-time, contract, or casual, and ...
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 20 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Unemployment  

If you become unemployed you may be able to apply for some financial assistance.
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Unfair dismissal  

Unfair dismissal occurs where a worker is sacked by their employer and the worker believes the actio...
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 15 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Union membership  

Unions are organisations set up by employees to help them at work.
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Unpaid trial work  

When you are offered a job you may be put on a trial or probation period to see if you can do the jo...
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Useful links - Work  

A list of useful links and contacts related to work.
Commerce | Work | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Interactive

Work challenge  

This fun and innovative challenge will test your knowledge of the workplace. Will you get a fair go...
Commerce | Work | Challenge | 30 min  | Year All

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