Is the kindergarten closed? Is there nobody, who can take care of the children at short notice? In such cases, the parents-child-office is a place, where you can bring the kids to have a look at them while you are working.
The facility has two workstations, a resting room with a cot, nursing and changing facilities. In addition, a meeting room, a bathroom and a kitchenette are available.
New Project: "Successful Research at Max Planck – also with a baby"
From July 1st, 2007 the new pilot project "Successful Research at Max Planck – also with a baby" gets started! Supported by the Max Planck Society, the MPS will subsidize childcare for infants between 3 and 12 months of its postdocs with Collective Wage Agreement for the Civil Service contracts and doctoral students with funding contracts. Parents choose a childcare solution individually and can for a subsidy of 50% of the actual costs or maximum 400 euro per month per eligible applicant.
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