What is a Offer of Employment Letter ?
An Offer of Employment Letter is a letter to give a conditional offer of employment to a potential employee.
The Offer of Employment Letter summarises the terms of employment but does not contain employment terms in full.
A potential employee must accept the offer under the Offer of Employment Letter by the specified deadline. After acceptance, the employer and the employee must enter into a formal Employment Contract.
Key points included
- Details of the job;
- Salary and benefits;
- Number of days of annual leave;
- Probation period (if any);
- Notice required for termination of employment;
- Conditions for the offer; and
- Deadline for acceptance.