Employing agency staff

Khoja, Sara
August 2005
Caterer & Hotelkeeper;8/25/2005, Vol. 195 Issue 4388, p44
Trade Publication
This article discusses legal issues regarding the employment of agency staff. A restaurant instructs an agency to find it suitable candidates for the position of head chef. This agency is regulated by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003. Employment agencies find candidates who are to be permanently and directly employed by their instructing client, while employment businesses supply temporary workers to a variety of clients and apply the pay-as-you-earn system to their wages, paying the workers holiday pay and statutory sick pay if applicable.


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