Adoption Leave

VMware will provide the same Maternity Leave [1] and Paternity Leave [2] benefits to employees who legally adopt a child who is less than twelve (12) months of age. If the child is more than twelve (12) months old, VMware will provide 4 weeks of paid Adoption Leave.

Scheduling Adoption Leave

Returning to Work

While on Adoption Leave you should maintain open communication with your manager and HR Source [3] [VMware network access required]. VMware will assume that you wish to return to work at the end of your Adoption Leave period however; you should contact HR Source [3] [VMware network access required] towards the end of your scheduled Adoption Leave to confirm and arrange your return to work.

For additional support and resources to consider with the addition of a child to your family, see the Birth or Adoption [4] life event page.