Advice on taking a career break including sources of support for those dealing with redundancy or other career related issues.
Here’s some information and advice on how to plan a career break, the benefits of taking time out, career break options and preparing to return to work. The IET is also only able to provide general information and support with regard to your career, but understands that at difficult times you may need additional support. We have listed some further resources to help you in the index below.
What to consider when planning a career break and the types of career breaks available.
A career break allows you to develop both personally and professionally.
Ways to keep your professional skills and knowledge up to scratch, while on a career break.
Information on further education and returning to the classroom as a mature student.
Information and advice on ensuring a smooth transition back to work after a career break.
Information on dealing with the threat and reality of redundancy.
Information on IET Connect, the IET's benevolent fund.
Sources of information on support for those dealing with redundancy or other career related issues.