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Supporting Staff Wellbeing

Staff wellbeing is of critical importance to schools, and whether you want to focus on your own wellbeing or are looking out for your colleagues, you will find information, guidance and support in this course. It considers the meaning of wellbeing, its impact on individuals and the workplace, common mental health issues and the causes of work-related stress. The course also explores what positive staff wellbeing means in practice, and how you can help to create it for yourself and your school.

Module 1 |  Mental Health and Wellbeing

  • The meaning of mental health and wellbeing
  • The cost of mental health problems
  • Common mental health problems
  • Work-related stress

Module 2 | Creating a Culture of Positive Staff Wellbeing

  • Taking a hollistic approach
  • Keeping yourself healthy
  • Supporting colleagues
  • Senior leadership teams and governing bodies
  • Scenarios
  • Signposting support