Hiring employees

Secure Jobs, Better Pay: changes to unpaid parental leave

From 6 June 2023 changes to extending unpaid parental leave will apply. These changes may impact the information in this resource / on this page.

Find out more at Secure Jobs, Better Pay: Changes to Australian Workplace Laws.

Course overview

This course provides general guidance on hiring a new employee.

The course will help you to:

  • understand the steps in the hiring process
  • decide if hiring a new employee is the best option for you
  • understand employee entitlements and your obligations
  • attract the best applicants and conduct interviews
  • select the most suitable candidate and make them an offer of employment
  • induct employees, develop their skills and hold onto strong performers
  • locate downloadable resources, templates and links to further information.