Flowers for those in a family way

first_imgRelated posts:No related photos. Previous Article Next Article Parents-to-be at Prêt à Manger will receive flowers and a pager as part of aseries of benefits for employees announced last week.The company, which has sandwich outlets across the UK, is offeringfathers-to-be the use of a pager during the final two months of their partner’spregnancy to help them keep in touch with developments.It also sends flowers when a female member of staff has a baby and funds onemonth’s childcare when she returns to work.The mother also receives a health spa voucher, and new adoptive parents canexpect clothes vouchers worth £100.”For people planning a family, many are put off by working in thecatering and fast food industry as employee benefits for mums and dads-to-beare generally very poor,” said Bruce Robertson, the company’s HR manager.”We want to be a company where people want to work knowing they canexpect the best possible benefits.”The benefits are in addition to an existing package encompassing statutoryand company rights. Flowers for those in a family wayOn 25 Jan 2000 in Personnel Today Comments are closed. last_img read more