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How Much Maternity Leave Are Mothers Entitled To And How Is...

How much maternity leave are mothers entitled to, and how is it paid? We answer these questions and more below. In the UK, all...

Am I entitled to maternity pay?

Are you entitled to maternity pay? Find out what your rights  and benefits are - whether you're in work, have a part-time job, work...

How much paternity leave are fathers entitled to in the UK?

How much paternity leave are fathers entitled to in the UK? We answer this question below, as well as answering all your other paternity...

Maternity pay – the basics!

Maternity pay can be confusing.  There is contractual maternity pay, Statutory Maternity Pay and Maternity Allowance.  Find out which you can claim –...

How to ask for flexible working – and get it!

Flexible working is something that all parents have the right to request of their employers – but while employers must consider flexible working requests,...

Flexible working requests: A manager’s perspective

After my first child was born, I managed to negotiate going back to work part-time, so I started with two days per week, building...

Parental leave changes: How they could affect you

The Queen’s Speech yesterday included a number of announcements that revolved around families, including flexible parental leave. Here we take a look at what...

Maternity leave ‘runs up debts’

Being a new mum is not just an emotional strain - it can also be a severe stretch on the family finances. A new study has found that taking maternity leave plunges a third of new mothers into debt, with one in 10 going back to wo...

4 types of leave mums can take from work

Understanding what leave you’re entitled to when you go back to work isn’t easy. There are different types that are available to you as...

6 things to ask for before returning to work

When you return to work there are key things you need to have agreed on, including your transition back and your new working conditions....