CNBP is Family Friendly 

CNBP are passionate about providing a family friendly work-space for pregnant women, parents and carers.   

Recruitment & Work Hours

All CNBP positions are available part time with flexible hours.  Individuals are encouraaged to work with their supervisors to define work arrangements to meet the needs of their job and family life.  


Dependant Travel

Dependant travel scholarships are available to assist with depedant travel and/or home support .  Please contact Kathy Nicholson for more information.

If you are attending a CNBP-run event with your dependant, please contact the event organiser who can discuss the possibility of brining in a nanny service. 


Parents Group

The CNBP parents group (previously CNBP Mums group) was established to provide a welcoming envinroment for parents and carers to discuss the unique challenges faced during pregnancy, and raising children.

Discussions include sharing personal experiences, as well as sharing resources and strategies to reduce the inevitable career disruption.

If you would like to join this group please contact Kathy Nicholson 


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