CANCELLED - Workshop on Employment Documentation

Published on 02 January 2020

Workshop on Employment Documentation


The workshop on employment documentation is designed to:

  • Assist new employers to develop and maintain effective employment practices and procedures that best meet their needs and which comply with statutory requirements.
  • Raise awareness of the provisions of employment legislation and promote and develop good practice.
  • Update participants on a range of relevant issues which could affect the content of their employment documentation.

It provides practical help and guidance to new employers with no or limited documentation in place who wish to draw up the following:

  • Written Statement of Main Terms and Conditions of Employment.
  • Disciplinary Rules and Procedures.
  • Grievance Procedures.

In addition to providing guidance and comprehensive documentation during the course of the workshop, the Labour Relations Agency (LRA) also provides assistance to participants following the workshop who, for example, are experiencing difficulties in drafting particular aspects of the statement or who wish to have the LRA comment on their draft documents prior to issue.

The LRA also offers a document review service for employers with existing documentation to ensure compliance with statutory requirements and promote good practice.

Requests for assistance should be made to


Learning Outcomes

By the end of the workshop participants will be able to:

  • Draw up the following documentation:
    • Written Statement of Main Terms and Conditions of Employment.
    • Absence Notification Procedure.
    • Grievance Procedures.
    • Disciplinary and Dismissal Procedures.
  • Identify the main employment rights that impact on the above.

The workshop will start at 9.30am and finish at approximately 1.00pm.

Event Details


Labour Relations Agency
3rd Floor Richmond Chambers
The Diamond
Derry/Londonderry BT48 6HN
United Kingdom

This event has already taken place.