Carers and Employment Thursday 13th June 2013  

Hosted by MBDA Six Hills Way, Stevenage, Herts SG1 2DA 

An opportunity for HR professionals and working carers to hear firsthand the results of the Government’s Task and Finish Group into Carers and Employment   

3.00 pm     Invited guests arrive – Refreshments available and an opportunity for networking and a market place to find out more about services, advice and information for carers  

3.30 pm     Open and WelcomeBryony Smith, UK General Manager MBDA

3.35 pm     Setting the Scene – Sheelagh Taylor, Chief Executive CCHN 

3.40 pm     Dame Philippa Russell and Elaine Edgar. Background to the Task and Finish GroupKey findings from the research and report  

4.00 pm     Round Table group facilitated discussionsOpportunity for HR professionals and working carers to reflect on key findings to date and discuss opportunities for improvement and learning and the reality of being a working carer 

4.40 pm     Panel Session – opportunity to feedback from group discussions and ask questions 

4.55 pm     Summary and thanks 

5.00 pm     Event ends 

Supported by: MBDA