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NHS

NHS

Type of business: Public sector; Health

Service length required to qualify for enhanced maternity package: 12 months’ continuous service without a break of more than 3 months by the 11th week before the expected week of confinement

Enhanced maternity package:

  • 8 weeks at 100% pay
  • 18 weeks half pay plus SMP providing the total does not exceed full pay
  • 13 weeks at £139.58pw or 90% pay (whichever lower)
  • 13 weeks unpaid

Amount you would receive, pre-tax, on a salary of £30k: £12,320

Return to work bonus? No

Service length required to qualify for enhanced paternity package: 12 months at beginning of week in which baby is due. NB this is for hospital doctors only. All others get SPP.

Enhanced paternity package:

  • 2 weeks at full pay for hospital doctors
  • OR 2 weeks SPP for others

Amount you would receive, pre-tax, on a salary of £30k: £1,154 for hospital doctors; £279 for others

 

 

Bucks County Council

Bucks County Council

Type of employer: Public sector

No enhanced maternity package:

  • 6 weeks at 90% pay
  • 33 weeks at £139.58pw or 90% pay (whichever lower)
  • 13 weeks unpaid

Amount you would receive, pre-tax, on a salary of £30k: £7,722

Return to work bonus? No

Service length required to qualify for enhanced paternity package: 4 months by the start of the pregnancy (approximately)

Enhanced paternity package:

  • 2 weeks at full pay

Amount you would receive, pre-tax, on a salary of £30k: £1,154