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The Guardian

The Guardian

Type of business: Journalism & news

Service length required to qualify for enhanced maternity package: One year’s service by the 15th week before the Expected Week of Childbirth

Enhanced maternity package:

  • 18 weeks at 100% pay
  • 21 weeks at £139.58pw or 90% pay (whichever lower)
  • 13 weeks unpaid

Amount you would receive, pre-tax, on a salary of £30k: £13,316

Return to work bonus? No

Service length required to qualify for enhanced paternity package: 26 weeks’ service by the 15th week before the baby is due

No enhancement to paternity package:

  • 2 weeks at £139.58pw or 90% pay (whichever lower)

Amount you would receive, pre-tax, on a salary of £30k: £279