A couple of weeks ago I found myself working in a hotel with no idea what to expect.
My employer has a large office in the middle of nowhere and they’re paying us just a fraction of what we’re paid in the city.
So I had a bad feeling that the situation was unlikely to improve any time soon.
However, after the hotel had shut down, I managed to convince my boss to let me live there for a few days to make the best of it.
I spent the day at a friend’s house and I decided to rent out a spare bedroom in my own home to see what the fuss was all about.
I got my own bedroom and used it as my spare bedroom.
After that I went to the hotel for dinner and I did the same.
The whole process took about four days.
I was impressed by the amount of planning I had done.
When I returned to the city, I booked a car to take me to the airport, and I checked into the hotel.
It was a bit surreal.
It felt like my life had been taken over by a ghost.
I had no idea how I’d ended up in this situation.
The hotel’s receptionist told me that she had received a letter from my employer that stated they were planning to terminate me.
So I was still wondering why I was even being offered a room in a building that has a room service.
But I was relieved to hear that they were going to end up paying me the amount they owed me.
I also thought that my boss might be happy to see that I was happy.
But I was shocked when I saw the letter from the hotel’s owner.
“Dear Mr. DeMarco, We are very sorry to hear about your situation, but unfortunately you will not be receiving any payments from us for the duration of your stay.
We understand that you are an employee and we have an obligation to pay you, but if you cannot, then we will not pay you. “
Please understand that we are in a very difficult time and would like to help you in any way possible.
We understand that you are an employee and we have an obligation to pay you, but if you cannot, then we will not pay you.
In addition to this, you will receive a written assurance from us that we will pay you the amount we owe you.
You have a few weeks to make up your mind about whether you are happy or not.
If you do decide to leave, we will provide you with a guarantee of payment that will cover the entire cost of your accommodation, as well as your car rental, and food and accommodation charges.
Thank you for your consideration and for everything that you have done for us.
The letter that I received from the owner of the hotel said that the hotel would pay me the full amount they had owed me, plus the cost of my car rental and the hotel bills.
After this, the hotel ended the agreement.
What can I do?
As it stands, the employer has the right to terminate you, even if you’re not their employee, and there are no other protections for employees in the law.
However, there are some things you can do to make sure you’re treated fairly.
Firstly, you should make a claim for unemployment insurance.
The Department of Employment Relations says that employers have to provide benefits to all employees regardless of whether they are in the workplace.
If you’ve been out of work for less than 12 months, you may qualify.
Employers also have to pay benefits to you on your behalf, so make sure that you know how to claim them.
Next, if you are under the age of 24 and your employer has terminated you, you have the right not to be discriminated against in the future.
For more information, visit the Employment Relations department at work.gov.uk.
This article originally appeared on the Guardian’s website and was republished with permission.