Teacher wellbeing has never been challenged more. Below are some resources that provide support.
Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families
This booklet offers practical guidance about what school staff and senior leaders can do to support their own and their colleagues’ wellbeing.Resources
Five tips for teachers for dealing with Covid 19 stress. Written by Suzy Reading, chartered psychologist and author (and Now and Beyond host) and Georgia France, head of Year 7 and a PE teacher at Forest Gate Community School in London.Resource
Education Support 24/7 Helpline
We are the only UK charity dedicated to supporting the mental health and wellbeing of education staff in schools, colleges and universities. No matter what you’re feeling, our free, confidential helpline is always here 24/7. Night or day, our trained counsellors are here to listen to you without judgement and help you find a way forward, whatever your worries or concerns and feel better.Helpline
Download Circle Of Control, Influence & Concern
Download Psychological Safety In Schools
Download Wheel Of Life
Positive staff wellbeing is essential for cultivating a school that promotes Mental Health and wellbeing, for retaining and motivating staff and for promoting pupil wellbeing and attainment.Resource
Mental Health Foundation:
Prevention is at the heart of what we do. Our knowledge, informed by rigorous research and practical based study, has been pioneering change for more than 70 years and we aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo or tackle difficult or under researched issues.
Often, it can feel like there is not enough time in the day to complete the mounting tasks ahead of us, usually with something or someone requiring our attention and time. We may feel like there is little to no time for rest. We hope this resource will support you to rethink what rest means to you and build pockets of time into your day for you.Rethink Rest
One Mind is a Community Interest Company dedicated to promoting the power of mindfulness in the classroom, providing children and teachers with mindfulness training to navigate school and their personal world with confidence, balance, and emotional ease.Website