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NOW CLOSED Stay at home parent? Or are you or have you been on a career break from paid work to look after children? Please complete a survey £100 voucher to be won..

(27 Posts)
AnnMumsnet (MNHQ) Fri 04-Oct-13 14:43:53

We've been asked to find UK MNers to complete a short survey -who either now or in the past have had or are having time out (to raise/ have) children from the paid workplace*.

This includes:
~ Mums to be who are now pregnant: (for the first or subsequent time) - AND who plan to take or are taking an extended break from paid work after having the baby (more than standard maternity/paternity/parental leave)

~ Or mothers / fathers who are currently on extended maternity / paternity leave or who are taking a break from paid work (regardless of plans to go back or not) or

~ Mothers / fathers who have taken extended break from paid work after having children (and are now back in paid work/ self employment)

Obviously we all have different experiences of work/ having children but if this is you please do take a few minutes to complete this survey.

Here's the link:

Everyone who completes the survey and adds their details at the end will be entered into a prize draw where one winner will get a £100 voucher for the store of your choice.

Thanks and good luck.

AnnMumsnet (MNHQ) Tue 15-Oct-13 10:20:13

OPeaches wins the £100 voucher! Well done and thanks all.

Belindabelle Fri 11-Oct-13 19:11:47


PottyLotty Fri 11-Oct-13 10:26:02

Done :-)

I've filled it in for dp - hope that was okay.

serin Thu 10-Oct-13 20:52:02


ZippityDoodahday Thu 10-Oct-13 13:30:10


dappledawn Wed 09-Oct-13 10:26:03


MrsPMT Wed 09-Oct-13 10:23:08

done (but under usual MN name, have nc recently)


Pointed out in the comments that there is no answer for long term illness that may affect my possibility of returning to work, but I have no idea of the extent until it happens. smile

ilovemybum Tue 08-Oct-13 23:59:21


spanky2 Tue 08-Oct-13 18:01:50

Could do with winning!

Sahmof3 Tue 08-Oct-13 17:31:24


ChippyMinton Tue 08-Oct-13 16:48:31


MissBattleaxe Tue 08-Oct-13 16:09:33

Just filled it in. I have to work until I'm 67, long after DH has retired. He'd better have my dinner on the table when I get home.

mignonette Tue 08-Oct-13 15:01:25


NotQuiteSoOnEdge Tue 08-Oct-13 13:53:40


AllThatGlistens Tue 08-Oct-13 11:07:11


mawbroon Mon 07-Oct-13 21:25:32


OneMoreThenNoMore Mon 07-Oct-13 20:03:34

Done. smile

HorryIsUpduffed Mon 07-Oct-13 19:22:20

No problem - I nearly didn't click because I thought it didn't apply to me, and thought I wouldn't be the only one, esp on app where you only get the first few words of a thread title in Active.

Must read, not just skim.

AnnMumsnet (MNHQ) Mon 07-Oct-13 18:11:22

tweaked it - thanks Horry!

BurningAsh Mon 07-Oct-13 17:50:09


HorryIsUpduffed Mon 07-Oct-13 17:38:17


thread title is confusing though

"Have you ever taken or are you planning a career break to care for children?" might be better. The SAHP bit is a confusing headline imho.

MisselthwaiteManor Mon 07-Oct-13 17:17:15


milk Mon 07-Oct-13 15:00:09

Done smile

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