New Zealand Payrise

New Zealand Minimum Wage Increasing April 1 2019

New Zealand Minimum Wage Increasing April 1 2019 What’s happening? On April 1 2019, the New Zealand minimum wage is increasing by $1.20 to $17.70 an hour. This is New Zealand’s biggest wage increase in history, with plans to increase it to $20 by 2021. By 2020, the minimum wage will sit just below the

Minimum Pay & Employment Rights For Temporary & Casual Staff

Guide to Minimum Pay & Employment Rights For Temporary & Casual Staff

Guide to Minimum Pay & Employment Rights For Temporary & Casual Staff If you’re a manager hiring temporary or casual staff, it’s likely that understanding minimum pay and employment rights is a major pain point for you. Every staff member you hire requires countless HR documents, customised written agreements to be completed, and payroll to

The Simple ‘Administrator’ Job Description Template

The Simple ‘Administrator’ Job Description Template So you’re on the hunt for an administrator and wish you had a simple job description template to use hey? Well, you’ve come to the right place. We believe job descriptions should be jargon-free and easy to personalise for your company. We’ve seen hundreds of job descriptions for temporary business

Christmas Absenteeism

5 Tips For Controlling Absenteeism This Christmas

5 Tips For Controlling Absenteeism This Christmas How many of your staff call in sick around Christmas? Did you know that employers face a whopping $350m loss in productivity in the lead up to Christmas? We didn’t know that until recently and yes we were as shocked as you are!  Employees are expected to take

Alex Devereaux

Meet Alex Devereux, Sidekicker’s New General Manager in New Zealand

Meet Alex Devereux, Sidekicker’s New General Manager in New Zealand We’re thrilled to have Alex Devereux onboard as our new NZ General Manager!  While Alex takes over the reigns, Ellie Amos our former General Manager in NZ has moved back to Melbourne to head up some very special projects at the Sidekicker headquarters. 1. Where were