Whether you are returning to work following maternity, parental or carers’ leave, redundancy, sickness or a voluntary career break, it can take time to adjust back to working after a prolonged period of absence. On this page you will find CIPD resources including research, guides, podcasts, tools, employment law information, financial assistance and articles to help make the transition back into work easier and less stressful.

Select from the five sections below to access the relevant resources:

Taking a parenting career break

Feeling supported

Using the Career hub

Returning to work

Maintaining well-being at work

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