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Types of Employment Contracts: A Guide for SMEs in Jersey

Recruiting and retaining staff can be a challenging endeavour for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), particularly in industries such as hospitality and construction. Striking a balance between attracting the right...

February 06, 2024 Read more

Temporary Work Permits for Agricultural Workers

Agriculture is an important part of the Jersey economy and plays a crucial role in maintaining and protecting our natural environment and Island life. It’s also labour intensive, which means...

June 15, 2023 Read more

Fundamental Employee Rights in Jersey

This note aims to set out in one place, in a clear and readily understandable way, the most important basic rights enjoyed by employees in Jersey under the Employment (Jersey)...

February 14, 2023 Read more

Employment Contracts – What to look out for

The contract of employment is the fundamental legal agreement between an employer and employee. The purpose of this note is to highlight some of the key provisions employers and employees...

February 08, 2023 Read more

Duties of Employers to Employees

Employers owe their employees various duties. Most of them are fairly obvious (such as payment of salary) but it may not even occur to some employers that additional duties are...

December 23, 2022 Read more

How can you tackle diversity in the workplace?

Business spending on diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) initiatives has skyrocketed in the last decade. It is estimated the global market for DEI reached $7.5 billion in 2020 and is...

August 04, 2022 Read more

Menopause in the Workplace – Discrimination & The Law

There is an increasing acceptance of the need for employers to increase awareness and offer support for employees experiencing the menopause. The Government of Jersey, which is the Island’s biggest...

July 06, 2022 Read more

Long COVID, is it a Disability? – Update

Earlier this year we explored whether or not Long COVID might qualify as a ‘disability’ for the purposes of the Discrimination(Jersey) Law 2013 (as amended) (the Law). You can read...

June 27, 2022 Read more
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