Finalist for Business in the Community's Age Friendly Team Award 2019.
- 25% of DWP staff work part-time or flexibly
- 5 days paid leave can be immediately requested
This enables the organisation to have career conversations, provide flexible working arrangements where necessary and offer financial planning or occupational health support more easily.
Such initiatives are part of the UK Civil Service target to be the most inclusive employer by 2020. As one of the largest government departments with 83,000 staff, the DWP is leading the charge in being an age-friendly place to work.
Information in this impact story has been supplied by DWP.