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Planning for retirement teacher

You don't have to wait until you're near retirement to begin planning for it. The sooner you begin making arrangements, the smoother the whole process will be. The following information and resources can help guide you.

Headteachers promoting staff wellbeing

There is a recruitment and retention crisis in education. School, college and university leaders have a critical role to play to improve staff wellbeing to help address this. Our factsheet outlines some key ways to promote staff wellbeing in an education environment. 

Time management & wellbeing clock

Effectively managing time and high workloads is a challenge for all those working in education. Whatever your role here are some useful techniques to help.

Teacher in Classroom

Whether you are thinking about progressing your teaching career or changing focus to a non-teaching position in the education sector, the information below gives some tips on how to move through the career ladder.

Teacher with a pupil

Our latest research identifies and explores possible solutions to education’s ongoing retention and recruitment crisis.

Computer keyboard

These quick and easy tools are a great way to give yourself an ‘emotional MOT’ to make sure your work-life balance and stress levels are under control.

Candles

Kathryn Lovewell, author of 'Every Teacher Matters' offers these top tips to keep your energy high and your focus sharp throughout your teaching day.

Say no

Many people are uncomfortable saying no because they do not want to disappoint others, have had negative experiences saying no in the past or don't want to be viewed as uncooperative.

Our 2015 survey uncovers an ‘epidemic’ of mental health issues as 84% of those working in education admit to suffering problems, with workload to blame in 81% of cases.

Empty meeting room

We commissioned a poll which has revealed that schools are set to suffer an ‘experience exodus’ by 2020 and beyond.