Who is an Employee?

    Waud's Employment Law: The Practical Guide for Personnel and Human Resource Managers, Trade Union Officials, Employers, Employees and Lawyers
  • An employee is a person who works for an employer in return for a wage
  • An employee carries out the essential tasks to make the business a success
  • Those employed in management positions will be paid more than other workers due to their responsibilities.
  • Employees may need motivation and ongoing training e.g. giving a reward at the end of the month for performance
  • Many employees join trade unions