HR and Staff Wellbeing

Workload and Wellbeing: It’s More Complex Than You Think

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 thought.

Teaching is exhausting. More exhausting, according to the 2017 Skills and Employability Survey (SES), and more likely to be classed as ‘high strain’ than any other profession. Nursing, in case you’re wondering, came second. Nearly nine out of ten teachers report being regularly exhausted at the end of each day.

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