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Teacher Wellbeing Index 2020

Education Support's annual Teacher Wellbeing Index provides a comprehensive and robust insight into the mental health and wellbeing of all educational professionals throughout the UK.

This year's report shows more UK teachers than ever are experiencing symptoms that can lead to depression and anxiety, in a significant rise on previous levels. They also experience symptoms of depression at far higher levels than the general population according to the latest in-depth research amongst the profession.

Covid-19 and the classroom - the impact on the wellbeing of teachers and education staff

Our research report investigates the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the mental health and wellbeing of education staff. It reveals a profession feeling unsupported and unappreciated.

Teacher Wellbeing Index 2019 - research into mental health and wellbeing of teaching professionals (1)

Work-related stress in the teaching profession has increased for the third consecutive year, with sharp rises in tearfulness, difficulty sleeping and irritability amongst education professionals across the UK according to our 2019 Teacher Wellbeing Index.

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Staff wellbeing in Higher Education research report
This research report looks at the positive and negative factors that influence the wellbeing of staff who work in higher education and how wellbeing in the sector could be improved.
Helpline for teachers and education staff sees rise in calls
This report outlines how many education staff use the helpline services, a demographic breakdown of callers, what they are calling about and the impact the call had on their mental health.
Teacher wellbeing index 2018

An overwhelming majority of the UK’s education professionals say they have suffered physical and mental health issues as a result of their jobs according to our latest annual Health Survey.

Education staff health survey

This research published in September 2017 revealed a bleak picture of the physical and mental health issues caused by the pressures on those working in the sector.