The Agency Worker Regulations (AWR) 'Swedish Derogation' Contracts - NUT Guidance for Supply Teacher Members

The Agency Worker Regulations 2010 (‘AWR’) have bought in rights to equal pay with directly employed staff after 12 weeks in one assignment. One way that agencies can avoid the obligation to pay equally is to use a Permanent Contract of Employment otherwise known as a ‘Swedish Derogation’ contract.

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