Templates for employers

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What does this involve?

The Business Gateway templates for employers cover a range of human resources matters from recruitment to personal development. These templates can give you a head start when drafting various letters, contracts and agreements for employees or other workers.

Download free human resources templates, including for:

  • a job description
  • a letter inviting candidates to interview
  • an offer letter
  • an employee contract
  • a holiday request form
  • an induction checklist
  • a general risk assessment
  • a performance appraisal

Am I eligible?

Yes, if you are thinking about starting, or already run, a business in Scotland.

What does this cost?

This is a free and impartial service.

Who is this for?

Any business based in Scotland that has, or plans to recruit, employees.

How long does this take?

Take 1 minute to check out Business Gateway’s templates for employers.

Important information

These are templates only. You should seek professional advice before you issue a contract or other legally binding document.

Next steps

Visit the Business Gateway website to read a selection of useful templates for employers.

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