Employment contracts are a standard for companies in almost all sectors. As an employer, the employment contract helps you communicate your expectations of new employees very clearly. It also offers you legal protection and a document that you can refer to if an employee brings a dispute against your company. Free document (Word) and PDF employment contract template, adapted to each sector and essential for your company to recruit new employees. If your business is located in the UK, you can edit the location details in our contract template for employees of a small business. However, you should always go to a lawyer to make sure your contract complies with local laws, wherever you are. An employer may terminate his employment relationship with the worker at any time during the probation period, without justification and without notice or severance pay. . . .