Parents of premature babies will be able to claim an extra £160 a week.Read More
Tag: Maternity leave
May 15, 2019 | 0 |
New guidance by the TUC and Maternity Action published to protect new and expectant mothers. The guide suggests ways bosses can keep their pregnant staff safe.Read More
Feb 12, 2019 | 0 |
The results are disheartening.Read More
Sep 7, 2017 | 1 |
A quarter of women on maternity leave are not offered the same training opportunities as their colleagues, affecting their readiness to return to work, according to new research.Read More
Feb 13, 2017 | 0 |
The craft brewery will be the first in the industry to offer its workforce time off to settle a new pet, and the first company in the US to pioneer the puppy incentiveRead More
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 |
New mothers are facing increasing discrimination when they take maternity leave including being made redundant and switched to zero-hours contracts.Read More
Mar 23, 2016 | 0 |
Government urged to act after research finds nearly 400,000 women have experienced pregnancy discrimination.Read More
Liz Nottingham: How can we tackle issues that prevent mothers from returning to work following maternity leave?
Sep 7, 2015 | 0 |
Balancing work and childcare is an age old conundrum and one that, in my opinion, has not...Read More
Over one fifth of working mums forced to leave jobs because a flexible working request was turned down
Sep 7, 2015 | 0 |
Release findings from Workingmums.co.uk’s 2015 Annual Survey highlights that over a fifth of...Read More
Aug 18, 2015 | 0 |
In a recent report from Mumsnet it was revealed that six out of 10 women feel having children has had a negative effect on their career. The research also found that nine out of 10 women agreed that there exists a ‘motherhood penalty’ which stalls women’s careers. These numbers make for disappointing reading to anyone who wants an enthusiastic female workforce.Read More
Tina Wisener: Netflix premieres 12 months paid parental leave for all, but can UK employers pick and choose who gets it?
Aug 17, 2015 | 0 |
Netflix has announced that its employees can take as much time off as they wish during the first year after their child’s birth or adoption and still be paid in full.Read More
Aug 5, 2015 | 1 |
Netflix has announced that they will give new parents a year’s fully-paid leave to ensure the retention of top talent.Read More
Jul 24, 2015 | 0 |
The Equality and Human Rights Commission has put together an infographic that can help employers ensure a smooth transition back into the workplace for both the employee and employer.Read More
Jul 24, 2015 | 0 |
Juliet Turnbull: Attitudes to work are changing but are employers missing a trick with flexible working?
May 26, 2015 | 1 |
There has been a gradual shift in people’s attitudes to work over the past decades, catalysed by the impact of digital advances. While IT creates a myriad of flexible working opportunities, it also makes it harder to “leave work at the office”.Read More
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