Parents and Work

The University of Adelaide is committed to supporting new and growing families. There are a number of options available for all family members. Every staff members needs are different and therefore access to a number of solutions is important in assisting families to adapt to the many challenges.

Prior to parental leave

Parental leave options, application forms, Flexible Work Arrangements (FWA), pregnancy and parking, Pregnancy FAQ’s, Goverment paid parental leave.

During parental leave

Keeping in touch and preparing for your return to work.

Children, family and work

Flexible Work Arrangements (FWA), family friendly leave, parenting rooms, childcare services, Dependent Travel Scheme and research equity initiatives.


Information for managers

Parental leave managers checklist, keeping in touch, FAQ’s and additional support and resources.