Examples from local authorities
Templates within a stress management policy
Parwich Primary School in Derbyshire uses a stress management policy published by its local authority (see “management of stress policy”).
It contains an individual risk assessment template on pages 22 to 24, and a generic one on pages 25 to 31.
Standalone risk assessment template
Herefordshire Council’s stress risk assessment template covers areas such as:
- Responsibilities for line managers
- The role of governors
- Stress among pupils
Step-by-step guide from a union
The National Education Union (NEU) has published guidance on stress risk assessments, including:
- Why you should carry one out
- Who should be involved
- How to carry it out
Example from a university
The University of Glasgow has a policy for managing stress in the workplace, which includes a risk assessment template.
The risk assessment covers areas that may also apply in your school, including: