The same minimum rights and obligations that apply to all workers and employers apply to international students. They can’t be asked to agree to less.
If you employ international student workers you must:
Information about employing migrant workers is available on Immigration New Zealand’s website.
To help you put together a draft employment agreement for your worker, use the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s handy employment agreement builder.
This tool contains clauses that you must include in an agreement, as well as clauses that are optional.