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Resources for school staff A whole school approach to wellbeing

Resources to help your school have a whole school approach to wellbeing

Why a whole school approach is important

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This resource will help you understand why a whole school approach is so important, demonstrating the changes you can make in your school to help you support the wellbeing of your pupils and staff.

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Wellbeing tips for school staff

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Everyone takes a different approach to wellbeing, and there is no one size fits all. Sometimes the small changes to your routine can make all the difference and help you look after yourself. We asked teachers what they do to look after their wellbeing, and this is what they said.

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Wellbeing bingo

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Wellbeing bingo is a great activity to get the whole school talking and thinking about what they have done in the last week to look after themselves. It could be reading a good book, spending time with a friend or visiting somewhere new.

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Mentally Healthy Schools

We are proud to be partners in Mentally Healthy Schools, a fantastic website full of resources for primary school teachers. Mentally Healthy Schools brings together quality-assured information, advice and resources to help primary schools understand and promote children’s mental health and wellbeing. 

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More resources for you

From wellbeing activities for schools, to toolkits and webinars for mental health professionals, we have a range of resources to help you support the young people in your lives. 

Discover our resources