Casual Employment Agreement Legal Template

Casual Employment Agreement Legal Template


Navigate the hiring of casual employees with our streamlined Casual Employment Agreement template. Designed for clarity and ease, it lays out roles, responsibilities, and rights, safeguarding your business and ensuring a smooth onboarding process. Add the specifics of the role, and you’re set for success. 


Bringing a casual employee into your fold shouldn’t be complex. Our Casual Employment Agreement template makes it straightforward, ensuring you’re equipped to welcome new talent effectively. It addresses all key employment aspects, from duties and payments to termination, in clear terms. If you're looking to hire full time/part time employee then explore our Employment Agreement for full time/part time employees or if you are looking to hire an independent contractor instead, our Independent Contractor Agreement template is the way to go. Compliment these with our Employee Handbook template for a comprehensive set of policies and procedures to pair with your new Employment Agreement. With our help, you'll be ready to take on your next casual hire like a pro! 


About the Template 
Created by lawyers and peer reviewed by other lawyers for quality assurance, this fill in the blanks Employment Agreement template for casuals can be ready within 15 minutes or less, ready for you to copy and paste into your system and send to your employee for them to sign. 

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What’s included? 
Your template purchase includes: 

  • Fill in the blanks Template in Word format 
  • Template User Guide pdf – Handy hints on how to update your template 
  • Single user licence to edit, use and reuse the template as often as you need for your business 
  • BONUS: Cover Letter to send with the Employment Agreement Template 
    BONUS: Access to the Legally Legit Lounge™ for Templates with “how to” video tutorials to walk you through your template* 
  • BONUS: Future template updates 
  • BONUS: Video Guide – This  video walkthrough is designed to guide you step-by-step through the template, providing clear instructions and assistance to help you successfully complete it with a few tips thrown in for good measure! 


 * Your purchase will give you free access to the support you need to complete your template with confidence, with video tutorials explaining key terms to ensure you understand your template. 

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Key Features 

Key features found in this Casual Employment Agreement template: 

  • Employment status and type (casual) 
  • Job title and description 
  • Remuneration and pay frequency 
  • Hours of work  
  • Leave entitlements (including carer's leave, compassionate leave, family and domestic violence leave, community service leave) 
  • Intellectual property ownership and confidentiality 
  • Termination of employment (notice periods and grounds for termination) 
  • Dispute resolution and grievance procedure 
  • Confidentiality and non-compete provisions 
  • Obligations of the employee (including workplace health and safety, non-discrimination, and code of conduct) 
  • Confidentiality 
  • Acknowledgement and agreement 
  • BONUS: Offer of Employment Cover Letter – value $150! 


These clauses provide a framework for the key terms and conditions for employment of casuals. The specifics of the agreement may vary based on the specific needs and circumstances of the role.

For Who

This Casual Employment Agreement template for casuals is suitable for businesses in Australia who are looking to hire casual employees. It is designed to outline the terms and conditions of the employment relationship, including the rights and responsibilities of both the employer and the employee.  Your business isn't one-size-fits-all, and your employment agreements shouldn't be either. We've made this template adaptable. Tailor it to fit the unique aspects of your work and the people who help bring your vision to life.  


Purchasing our fill in your blanks templates for you to customise and ensure they suit you and your business needs, utilising our free resources or having a chat with us as part of a consultation doesn’t create a lawyer-client relationship between you and Foundd Legal (sorry!). It also doesn’t constitute legal advice. Please consult with a lawyer for any questions. 

We do offer templates for countries outside of Australia, you will see on the specific template page which country or countries the template is available for, just make your selection! Unfortunately at this time, we are only offering templates for the countries specified.  

Our employment templates are not suitable for countries outside of Australia.  We recommend that you engage with lawyers in your country of residence to organise employment contracts for your business as there may be specific legislative requirements that apply to your country of residence. 

You get a single user licence and can re-use the templates you purchase as many times as you want for your own business needs! But keep in mind we’re a small business just like you, offering a service and we need more people like you to help us continue to grow - just like you!  So from the bottom of our humble hearts, thank you for making a legit purchase and not sharing!  Use of this Site and your purchase of any digital products or downloading of any free resources, are subject to our Terms and Conditions. 

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FAQs Employment Agreement Template for Casuals specific 

Who should use this template?  

Designed specifically for Australian businesses on the lookout to hire casual staff. If you're expanding your team with permanent, part-time, or fixed-term roles, we've got dedicated templates for those needs too. 

Can I modify the template to suit my specific needs?  

Yes, absolutely! The template is designed to be customisable to suit the needs of your business and the individual employee. You can edit the clauses to reflect the specific terms and conditions of the employment relationship. 

Is this template legally binding?  

Yes, it's crafted to be a legally binding document. However, given the nuances in employment laws across different sectors and regions, we suggest getting a legal professional's advice to ensure its full compliance and effectiveness in your specific context. 

Why should I use an Employee Handbook with this agreement? 

An Employee Handbook complements the Casual Employment Agreement by detailing your company policies and culture. It’s easier to update than a contract, allowing you to keep pace with changes in your business without needing to renegotiate terms. 

What if I have questions about the template?  

Got questions? We're here to help. Reach out through our contact form or shoot us an email. Our team is ready to assist you with any inquiries about the template. 

What steps should I follow after completing the template? 

Once you've customised the template, review it to ensure all information is correct and relevant to the position and your business. Then, present it to your new hire for their review and signature. Keep a signed copy for your records and provide one to the employee. 

What additional resources are provided with the template? 

You will receive a bonus Offer of Employment Cover Letter valued at $150 together with a Video Guide and PDF User Guide. The user guide and video guide offers step-by-step instructions for customising your agreement effectively, ensuring you can tailor it precisely to your needs. 

What happens after I purchase the template? 

Immediately after purchase, you'll receive a download link for the template, along with the PDF User Guide, Video Guide and our Bonus Offer of Employment Cover Letter valued at $150. You can start customising your contract right away to fit your specific situation.  Please check your spam/junk folder just in case! 

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