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Conditions for Recruitment Services


Standard Conditions for Permanent Candidates

  1. All and any business undertaken by Walker Joice is transacted subject to the terms and conditions hereinafter set out. Walker Joice is acting in the capacity of an employment agency.
  2. Upon provision, by the work-seeker ("Candidate"), of a full and accurate resume, Walker Joice shall, at its sole discretion, search for suitable employment positions on behalf of the Candidate
  3. The Candidate shall have the relevant documentation to prove their entitlement to work within the United Kingdom.
  4. The candidate consents to the disclosure of all relevant information (which is reasonably required to progress any application) including but not limited to copies of qualifications, authorisations and/or references by Walker Joice to the Client.
  5. The Candidate shall immediately inform Walker Joice should there be any reason or circumstances under which it would be detrimental to the interests of Walker Joice, the Client or the Candidate for the Candidate to take up a particular position with a Client.
  6. Walker Joice shall be under no obligation to find employment for the Candidate.
  7. The Candidate should not engage in any conduct which is detrimental to the interests of Walker Joice, would negatively affect Walker Joice's relationship with the Client or is likely to bring Walker Joice into disrepute.
  8. The Candidate having any complaint in connection with the work finding services shall have the right to present a complaint in writing to a Director or Senior Manager of Walker Joice.
  9. If, following an introduction from Walker Joice, the Candidate receives an offer of employment or engagement to work for or with a Client introduced by Walker Joice, the Candidate shall inform Walker Joice immediately and provide Walker Joice with full details of the offer including a copy of the offer letter/contract of employment if requested.
  10. An offer of employment is not made until written details are received from the Client. Walker Joice does not accept any responsibility and shall not be liable for any loss suffered by the Candidate by reason of the Candidate's decision to resign from his/her current employment or engagement before or after receipt of the client's written offer.

Standard Conditions for Temporary Workers

Temporary Workers are engaged under a contract for services, the terms of which are set out below and which apply to each and every

  1. All and any business undertaken by Walker Joice is transacted subject to the terms and conditions hereinafter set out each of which shall be incorporated or implied in any agreement between Walker Joice and the work-seeker ("Temporary Worker"). Walker Joice is operating in the capacity of an employment business.
  2. Walker Joice agrees to offer suitable assignment work to the Temporary Worker with a hirer ("Client") requiring such a Temporary Worker. The types of work and expected rates of pay to be sought on behalf of the Temporary Worker are outlined in the Candidate Registration Schedule. Final terms and conditions will be issued at the commencement of an assignment, detailing the actual rate of pay and the type of work to be undertaken.
  3. Walker Joice reserves the right to offer any assignment as it may elect to such Temporary Worker where that assignment is suitable for several Temporary Workers. The Temporary Worker is under no obligation to accept such an offer but, if accepted, he/she owes the normal common law duties of a worker as far as they are reasonably applicable.
  4. It is a condition of this Agreement that the Temporary Worker shall, before the commencement of any assignment, have provided Walker Joice with satisfactory evidence of the Temporary Worker's identity which shall include, but not be limited to, a certified copy of the Temporary Worker's passport or a birth certificate.
  5. If, in respect of any assignment, the Temporary Worker is required by law, any professional body or by the Client to hold any qualifications and/or authorisations, the Temporary Worker shall provide Walker Joice with;
    (a) up to date copies of such qualifications or authorisations; and
    (b) the names of two referees (who are not relatives of the Temporary Worker) who the Temporary Worker agrees that Walker Joice may approach for the purpose of obtaining references about the Temporary Worker. The Temporary Worker also consents to the disclosure of such qualifications, authorisations and/or references by Walker Joice to the Client.
  6. Walker Joice shall pay to the Temporary Worker wages calculated at an hourly rate, to be determined prior to the commencement of the assignment, subject to deductions for which Walker Joice is required by law to deduct. The standard payment interval will be weekly with any alternative interval being notified prior to the individual assignment. The Temporary Worker shall be required to provide time sheets signed by the Client agreeing the hours worked by the Temporary Worker on a weekly basis. In addition, the Temporary Worker shall promptly comply with any other rule or request (either from the Client or Walker Joice) to provide information and/or documentation in respect of the hours worked by the Temporary Worker. Failure by the Temporary Worker to provide any evidence of hours worked may delay payment for such hours. Walker Joice will not withhold payment of the Temporary Worker's wages through reason of non-receipt of payments from the Client.
  7. The Temporary Worker shall at all times when services are due to a Client comply with the following conditions:
    (a) Not to engage in any conduct detrimental to the interests of the Client;
    (b) To take all reasonable steps to safeguard his/her own safety and the safety of any other person who may be affected by his/her actions at work;
    (c) To comply with any rules or obligations relating to discipline and/or health and safety in force from time to time at the premises where services are performed to the extent that they are reasonably applicable;
    (d) To comply with all reasonable instructions and requests regarding the scope of the agreed services made by the Client;
    (e) Not to at any time during or after any assignment divulge or make known to any person or any competitor of the Client, nor use for his/her own or any other person's benefit any confidential information (which shall remain the property of the Client) in relation to the trade secrets, operations and business affairs of the Client. Further to immediately surrender all documents, samples, tools and equipment provided by the Client on the cessation of the assignment.
  8. The Temporary Worker shall immediately inform Walker Joice and the Client should there be any reason or circumstance under which it would be detrimental to the interests of Walker Joice, the Client or the Temporary Worker for the assignment to continue.
  9. The Temporary Worker is requested to advise Walker Joice of any other assignment or vacancies that he/she may have been informed of by the Client. The Temporary Worker is requested to inform Walker Joice of any offer of extended assignment or permanent employment with the Client. If an offer of employment, arising from an assignment or secondment is made within twelve months then the Temporary Worker is requested to advise Walker Joice of his/her employment.
  10. Walker Joice shall be under no obligation to provide work for the Temporary Worker and this Agreement creates no obligation on Walker Joice to provide the Temporary Worker with a specified number of hours work in any day or any week.
  11. Walker Joice may terminate this agreement without notice at any time and for any reason at Walker Joice's sole discretion and instruct the Temporary Worker to end an assignment with a Client at any time. The Temporary Worker may terminate this agreement on 24 hours written notice.
  12. The Temporary Worker should not engage in any conduct, which is detrimental to the interest of Walker Joice, would negatively affect Walker Joices relationship with the Client or is likely to bring Walker Joice into disrepute.
  13. The Temporary Worker having any complaint in connection with the temporary work, or the conduct of or relations with the Client or any employee of the Client shall have the right to present a complaint in writing to a Director or Senior Manager of the Company.
  14. The Temporary Worker and Walker Joice acknowledge and agree that this Agreement shall not create an employer-employee relationship between Walker Joice and the Temporary Worker.
  15. Walker Joice does not accept any responsibility and shall not be liable for any loss or damage suffered by the Temporary Worker as a result of this assignment being terminated by either Walker Joice or the Client.
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