An entitled worker doesn’t need to be automatically enrolled.
They can ask to join your pension scheme but you don’t need to pay money into their pension pots unless you’d like to.
An entitled worker is:
– aged between 16 and 74 and
– has earnings less than the lower earnings threshold (currently £6,032 a year/£503 a month/£116 a week for the 2018/19 tax year).
Further details are available at The Pensions Regulator website.