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#Parents leave

# parents-leave - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

Cabinet approves three extra weeks of paid leave for parents of children born after 1 November 2019
# First Years
# First Years

Cabinet approves three extra weeks of paid leave for parents of children born after 1 November 2019

Dec 8th 2020, 5:06 PM 44,761 Views 6 Comments

Parents will now be entitled to take five weeks of Parent’s Leave after their child is born or adopted, instead of the two weeks that were previously available.

# parents-leave - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

'Parents face stark choices': Three-week extension to parent's leave criticised as too little, too late
# Maternity Leave
# Maternity Leave

'Parents face stark choices': Three-week extension to parent's leave criticised as too little, too late

Jul 14th 2020, 8:00 AM 30,787 Views 24 Comments

Sinn Féin is going to introduce a motion to the Dáil today calling for 12-week extension to paid maternity leave.

# parents-leave - Monday 13 July, 2020

Parents of children born during pandemic to get additional three weeks leave
# Paid Leave
# Paid Leave

Parents of children born during pandemic to get additional three weeks leave

Jul 13th 2020, 7:19 PM 52,123 Views 39 Comments

There have been calls for maternity leave to be extended for those who recently had children.

# parents-leave - Friday 1 November, 2019

Parental leave: why the new entitlements coming in today have caused HR head-scratching
# Parents Leave
# Parents Leave

Parental leave: why the new entitlements coming in today have caused HR head-scratching

Nov 1st 2019, 12:05 AM 74,314 Views 39 Comments

The two weeks of leave will be on top of the existing maternity and paternity schemes.