Education Support - the mental health and wellbeing charity for education staff
Coronavirus update: We continue to be here to provide mental health and wellbeing support to all education staff.

What we offer

Victoria's story

Victoria's story

Victoria, Head of Geography in a secondary school, was stressed and anxious due to a relentless workload and unreasonable expectations. After breaking down in tears, she turned to our helpline for support.

Leeds City Council

Leeds City Council

Leeds City Council has made Headspace a cornerstone of the support it offers to every new school head across the city.

Bernard's story

Bernard's story

When lockdown closed schools, we were able to help supply teacher Bernard and his family with a grant to cover their council tax and service charge for three months.

Latest Research & News

Coping with secondary trauma

Coping with secondary trauma

We look at the effects that teachers and education staff may encounter related to secondary traumatic stress, in themselves or in colleagues, and ways of dealing with it.

Switching off over the summer

Switching off over the summer

Teachers need this break to unwind, relax & recharge to deal with the many challenges ahead. We look at how school leaders can ensure staff take time out & look after themselves during the summer.