Athena SWAN
Athena SWAN

Family friendly initiatives

Many members of staff have family responsibilities which must be balanced with work commitments.

family friendly policy

Many members of staff have family responsibilities which must be balanced with work commitments and the University has a range of family-friendly policies aimed at helping staff to manage that balance.

To ensure you access the most up-to-date information, please visit the University's Human Resources website.

A list of topics, with direct links to specific HR pages, are provided below.

If you are unable to find the information you are looking for, please contact Human Resources.

Parental leave

Maternity leave

Partner leave

Shared parental leave

Adoption/surrogacy leave

Carers and dependants

Emergency time off for dependants

Caring for carers

Flexible working and other leave

Flexible working

Full list of leave and absence options

Childcare

Childcare vouchers

Day nurseries

Emergency childcare (see bottom of page)