Archive for October 2010

Retain your talented mums & dads – on any budget

ANZ recently announced a major new initiative to attract and retain top female talent by providing a childcare allowance of $4,000 for working parents. Emma Walsh, Director of mums@work is delighted to see an Australian company moving closer towards the UK model, where many companies offer vouchers to subsidise the cost of childcare. ‘Australian employers…

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Prepare NOW for Paid Parental leave questions!

With expectant parents already able to file claims with the Family Assistance Office, employers need to know how to answer employees’ questions about the imminent paid parental scheme, say Lander and Rogers employment lawyers read more. Mums@work is already experiencing an increase in calls and emails from employed parents-to-be anxious to know about their parental…

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