Imperial College London is committed to supporting expectant parents and parents with children of any age to obtain a good work life balance, excelling at work whilst enjoying being a parent at home.
This site aims to provide all relevant policies and information related to being a parent at Imperial in one place and enables you to build networks with your colleagues which will provide mutual support.
Finding the ideal balance between work and home can make a significant difference to your family relationships and your success at work and we hope that this website helps you in achieving this.
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In 2016 the College became a member of Working Families which is the UK’s leading work-life balance organisation. The charity helps working parents, carers and their employers to find a better balance between responsibilities at home and work. The College has now won several Working Families awards in recognition of its support to working parents:-
The College is a member of the Equality & Human Rights Commission whose ‘Working Forward’ initiative is a nationwide campaign, backed by some of the UK’s leading businesses and industry bodies, to make workplaces the best they can be for pregnant women and new parents. As a member, the College has access to resource, materials and toolkits to make experiences better for pregnant women and new parents.