Rights & Responsibilities in the Workplace

Online Via Zoom

When looking for work in a new labour market, there is often a discussion of unwritten rules and unique workplace culture. However, there are also important written rules and workplace practices that should not be overlooked. The Rights & Responsibilities online workshop offers participants the opportunity to explore workplace standards in Saskatchewan and the legislation and policy that govern your job search, hiring, and on-going employment. Through this workshop, participants are introduced to the rules and guidelines that strive to make Saskatchewan a safe and fair place to work.

Key Topics Include:

  • Fair hiring practices and the rights of job seekers
  • Employment standards( including wages, scheduling, vacations, and resignation/layoffs)
  • Workplace Safety and forms of harassment
  • Recourse and enforcement of workplace standards

When you finish this workshop, you will:

  • Better protect yourself from exploitation and discrimination in your job search
  • Know the minimum standards employers and employees must meet in Saskatchewan
  • Recognize when work is unsafe and what you can do about it
  • Identify additional resources and supports