Employment contract for a junior employee

An employment contract designed for a junior employee, in the form of a letter, containing the required statutory particulars under the Employment Rights Act 1996 plus further provisions which it may be advisable for the employer to include.

For an even simpler contract containing only the statutory particulars see Standard document, Section 1 statement of terms of employment.

For a longer, more formal contract suitable for a senior employee, see Standard document, Employment contract for a senior employee.

For a list of additional standard clauses which may be used with this document, see Additional standard clauses: contracts of employment.

For a standard letter of advice to the employer containing an explanation of the clauses in this document, see Letter of advice to an employer on the employment contract for a junior employee.

For a list of information required to draft an employment contract, see Checklist, Information needed to draft an employment contract.

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