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Barclays, Finalist 2017, The Cityparents Best for all stages of Fatherhood Award

  • So far 162 parents have taken shared parental leave at Barclays – 95 per cent of them fathers. There are also high levels of paid paternity leave take-up.
  • Dedicated coaching sessions and webinars are run to support fathers and of 3,085 members of the bank’s family network, 42 per cent are men.
  • Fathers are supported at all stages of parenthood, not just after the birth of a child. For example fathers have taken time off around a child’s exams at secondary school.