Even in a non-pandemic world, the logistics of six weeks’ solid childcare poses certain challenges for working parents. But when those six weeks follow the last four months, how will parents cope? How can they keep juggling work priorities while the kids’ routines have changed again?
And as responsible employers, how can you support this change in routine for all your employees?
The biggest thing to remember is that parents aren’t working at home during the school holidays. They’re working at home, in the school holidays, during a pandemic; the two are very different scenarios.