30 Sep 2012 06:59:37 PM Sunday 6-month maternity leave for pvt teachers
Gazette notification issued
DHAKA: The government decided to facilitate the teachers and staffers of non government educational institutions for six-month maternity leave.
A notification signed by education secretary Kamal Abdul Naser Chowdhury issued over the matter on Sunday.
According to the notification, the total extent of the leave will be six months.
An expecting teacher or staff will have to be granted for leave from the very first day of her leave application.
The last date for the leave application will be the first day of child delivery.
The notification also added that a female teacher or staffer would be allowed for maternity leave maximum two times in her lifetime.
During the leave, her wages will be identical to the regular working periods.