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Numbers, emails and websites to help you through parental leave and returning to work

All the information you’ll need to help you navigate your career through parental leave and returning to work.

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Tips for updating your CV

Tips for updating your resume

You’ll love these simple tips for updating your resume. Getting back in to the workforce can be daunting enough after having a baby, let alone …

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Au Pair / Nanny contract agreement template

Getting an au pair or nanny can be stressful. We often get asked if you should put details of the arrangement in writing and so …

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The facts about parental leave

The facts about parental leave

When we speak to women they want to know the facts about parental leave in simple terms. The same questions always come up; what am …

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Government paid parental leave - how do I claim?

Government paid parental leave – how do I claim?

It’s the number one question all pregnant women ask us; how do I claim government paid parental leave? It is also the area most women …

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Negotiating length of parental leave with your employer

Negotiating the length of parental leave with your employer or shorten/extend it

Negotiating the length of your parental leave is an important conversation to have with your manager. You also may be in a position where you …

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The perfect out-of-office parental leave message

The perfect out of office parental leave message

We recommend thinking about your out of office parental leave message a few weeks before you finish up. It needs thoughtful consideration and, depending on …

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Requesting parental leave

Requesting parental leave template

Be mindful of this when requesting parental leave; you are required to give notice to your employer at least 10 weeks before starting your unpaid …

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Request to extend parental leave template

Request to extend parental leave template

Are you wanting to extend your parental leave? Have you already made a return to work date with your manager but needing more time? Under …

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Requesting flexible working arrangements - template

Requesting flexible working arrangements template

Asking for flexible working arrangements might be daunting. Here’s a pitch-perfect letter to use as a template to submit your request to your employer (see …

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Checklist for requesting flexible working arrangements

Requesting flexible working arrangements need not be as daunting as it sounds. Here are a few tips on how to request flexible working arrangements with …

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What you can do about your superannuation?

What you can do about your superannuation?

Congratulations—you’re having a baby. Which means there’s no better time to think about your superannuation. Wait, what? Superannuation isn’t the first consideration for most women …

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