The University recognises that many staff combine work responsibilities with domestic or caring responsibilities and offers support to help staff sucessfully combine these
Leave provisions such as Family Leave (Parental and Adoption) and Maternity Leave.
Guidance and advice to support you during your pregnancy.
The University provides a Childcare Voucher Service for staff via a salary sacrifice scheme.
The University offers staff a number of discounts at local Day Nurseries and Children Holiday Camps.
The University of Edinburgh Nursery offers facilities and care for young children and is open to all those living or working in the Edinburgh area. Based at the Kings Buildings, Arcadia brings together the long established teams at Uni-Tots Nursery and the Day Nursery.
Free Nursery Places
If your child is between 3 and 4 years old they may qualify for at least 12 hours a week of free nursery education. Contact your local council for further information.
HM Revenue and Customs website provides information on tax credit eligibility for benefits such as working tax, children, new UK arrivals and Over 50s.
A couple counselling service available for all University of Edinburgh staff and their partners for a modest cost.