Information for Primary Caregivers
Are you in the early stages of contemplating parenthood? Or maybe you are celebrating news of a new addition to your family? Either way Deakin University provides various parental leave entitlements to staff that have primary child care responsibilities.
This includes both birth-related leave (maternity leave) and adoption-related leave.
The sections below detail all the information that you need to know about Parental Leave at Deakin.
Resources and Support Services
- Before applying for parental leave (PDF, 116.3 KB)
- While you are on parental leave (PDF, 108.3 KB)
- Returning to work (PDF, 110.5 KB)
- Maternity leave calculator (staff only)
- Maternity leave (PDF, 147.5 KB)
- Adoption leave (PDF, 197.8 KB)
- Return to work leave (PDF, 124.5 KB)
Need more information? Contact your HR Adviser.