Caring and Flexibility

Over 430,000 New Zealanders fit the description of a carer and some 90% of them are aged between 18 and 65, with the majority working full or part-time.  Such workers may battle to maintain full hours but will repay, in bucket-loads of loyalty, an organisation that helps them meet their caring responsibilities.  

The Ministry of Social Development and Carers new Zealand have recently launched a set of new resources for carers - on  Even making your staff aware of these may be a real help to them.  But if you want to be a good employer, take a look at - there are a number of suggestions here for employers (big and small) to consider if they want to be seen to help their staff who are also carers.

Need help managing staff?

Mike has a wealth of experience advising on every aspect of the employer-employee relationship. I can give you per-phone guidance or work along side you to make things happen.

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