This report found that nearly half (46%) of employees report their work-life balance as poor or very poor. However, only about a quarter (26%) of leadership believe that their staff are suffering from a poor work-life balance.
Mental health distress among teachers has always been high, but now with Covid its soaring! Melanie Nunn , a qualified Mental Health First Aid instructor at Strictly Education, asks whether its time schools got serious about it?
Teaching is becoming one of the highest stress
professions and burnout is rampant. What can
be done to help mitigate its effects? Ben White
explains why it’s proving harder than everyone
Positive teacher experience and engagement is crucial for schools to be able to work together and achieve educational aims. Karen Dempster and Stephanie Hill offer a framework for upgrading your school’s teacher experience.
Dr Fiona Pienaar and Dr Patrick Johnston explore what support and training schools need to address spiraling pupil and staff mental health needs.
In this second article Sonia Blandford looks at the six things every teacher needs (and needs to do) to ensure they can do the job they love in the way they want.