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Flexibility in the Workplace

29 Aug 2019 at 5:00 pm AWST

$20 – $85
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The recent decision of the Fair Work Commission has introduced a new Flexibility Clause into the Architects Award. Join us for a formal presentation followed by a panel discussion on what this means for you, your practice and the positive impacts that flexible working arrangements can bring to your work and/or business.

The session will also cover the practical aspects of implementing flexibility policies into the workplace, how to approach your employer, common pitfalls and how to avoid them, successful case studies and what the research says about flexible working arrangements.

Speakers

Allan MacDonald, Senior Legal Officer, Equal Opportunity Commission
Charmaine Tsang, Employment and Safety Partner, Lavan Legal
Dr Bailey Bosch, Psychologist and Life Coach, Bailey Bosch
Todd Paterson, Director, KPA Architects
Suzie Hunt, Principal, Suzanne Hunt Architect.

Learning outcomes

  • What you need to know about the new flexibility clause in the Architects Award
  • Rights and responsibilities of employees and employers regarding flexible working arrangements
  • Understanding how to ask for and implement HR flexibility policies within an architectural practise and the resources available to assist
  • An awareness of the benefits to flexible work environments.
This seminar is worth 2 formal CPD point on completion of the seminar activities.

Details

Date:
29 Aug 2019
Time:
5:00 pm
Cost:
$20 – $85
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Venue

Australian Institute of Architects – WA Chapter
33 Broadway
Nedlands, WA 6009 Australia
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