Managing pregnancy and maternity at work: a conversation guide for employers

Advice and Guidance

Who is this page for?

  • Employers
  • Line managers
  • Human resources professionals

Which countries is it relevant to?

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      Great Britain

First published: 15 Sep 2017

Publication cover: Managing pregnancy and maternity at work

Guidance for line managers who are managing someone who is pregnant and preparing for maternity leave.

This will help guide the important conversations around her maternity, including:

  • managing her pregnancy at work
  • preparing for maternity leave
  • keeping in touch during maternity leave
  • getting ready for coming back to work

It includes checklists of talking points to make sure that the important issues are covered at the right time.

There is also a conversation guide for employees.

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