MAJOR 457 CHANGES FROM 19 APRIL 2017
If you are an international student working in Australia, it is important you know your rights, entitlements and protections in the workplace.
Did you know:
- it is illegal for an employer to treat you any differently to other workers based on your gender, religion, culture or nationality?
- you may be entitled to higher pay for working at night, on the weekend or during a public holiday?
- your employer cannot dismiss you if you are away from work temporarily due to illness?
- The Fair Work Ombudsmanprovides a free service to all people working in Australia. They have a range of information available on their website to help you understand your rights at work.