Getting your recruitment right and being a good employer are key to having a successful working relationship with your support person. Getting the job description right, knowing what to ask and having employment agreements in place are all part of being an employer.
Below is a link to a range of resources, that will help you create an effective work environment for your support staff.
As part of the Employer Protection and Support package, you also get membership to the Employers and Manufacturers Association. EMA offers a wide range of business services, including the toll-free Advice providing access to specialists in all aspects of employment relations. There is also a members-only section that offers a range of resources like sample employment agreements, information about latest legislation relating to employment and various workshops.