There are 436,000 people in the UK who are not in work because of family commitments but would like to be.The CIPD has secured funding from the Government Equalities Office to run a new pilot scheme that will help parents get back into work.
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Employers are advised to reinforce the idea that they are a family-friendly organization.
Thousands of women encounter a shocking lack of support when returning to work.
They come into play after it was estimated that 54,000 women a year may lose their jobs due to pregnancy or maternity.