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Document Name: Employment Contract for Senior Employee

document type Jurisdiction UK

*Updated for UK GDPR*

This free employment contract template can be used to agree on terms and conditions of employment with senior employees in your business. Generally, it should be used for employees at manager level and above, or for employees who deal with clients. This is because it contains both intellectual property and competing clauses that can protect your business.



Our Employment Agreement for Junior Employees is a simplified version of this document that can be used when you require less detailed terms and conditions.

Employment Contract Terms

This employment contract is a legally binding written statement that covers the following key areas;

  • Appointment (including Probationary Period)
  • Confirmations
  • Duties
  • Place of Work
  • Hours of Work (Part Time or Full Time)
  • Salary
  • Expenses
  • Holiday (including Holiday Pay)
  • Incapacity (Sick Pay)
  • Intellectual Property
  • Confidentiality and Data Protection
  • Notice Period
  • Termination
  • Competing with the Company
  • Disciplinary and Grievance Procedures (Breach of Contract)
  • Pension
  • Other Paid Leave
  • Training
  • Collective Agreements
  • Change in Company Structure
  • Notices
  • Signing

These headings can be easily updated or removed based on your requirements.

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