New Parental Leave Changes from April 2015

October 2, 2014   //   No Comments

Traditional attitudes about childcare may remain, but changes to parental leave should not be taken lightly.  Find out how you should prepare your business for upcoming parental leave changes.

Standard paternity leave in the UK is set at two weeks with the option of additional paternity leave if their partner returns to work before the end of their maternity leave.  But all is set to change with new regulations due in April 2015 that will apply to all employers, in an attempt to create a culture change and allow both parents to take a more active role in their children’s upbringing.

SAIF Members may logon to the Members’ Pages to read more in the Business Update October 2014, written for SAIF by Phil Orford MBE, Chief Executive of the Forum of Private Business.  Once logged on, click here.

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