At Colebourne, we value staff well-being.
We aim to ensure the workplace ethos, policies and the way we value relationships leads to being supportive and proactive in supporting staff – we care.
We buy into a well-being support package which provides helpline supoort, thereby and counselling services for employed staff and their families. Details of this are displayed in school and are published each week in the briefing paper.
Staff well-being supoort website: https://www.educationsupport.org.uk
Websites for staff:
NHS mental health services: https://www.nhs.uk/nhs-services/mental-health-services/
Mental health helplines and charities
Samaritans. Samaritans provide 24-hour online and phone support to people in distress. Call: 116 123.
Mental Health Foundation. Information and support for anyone with mental health problems or learning disabilities.
Dealing with stress and trauma for staff in education settings: This set of tips from our international panel of healthcare and education experts adapted for education staff to help all staff to better manage stress and distress and reduce the risk of burnout. Full article here: https://www.educationsupport.org.uk/resources/for-individuals/guides/dealing-with-stress-and-trauma-for-staff-in-education-settings/