Staff wellbeing policy: model and examples

Use our model policy to set out your school's or trust's commitment to staff wellbeing. Help staff understand what they should do to promote wellbeing, and how you'll support them.

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  1. Download our model policy
  2. Examples of policies from other schools
  3. Further reading and resources

Download our model policy

There is no statutory requirement to have a staff wellbeing policy. However, we recommend that your school has one in place to support staff.

Model policy: staff wellbeing (schools) DOC, 162.0 KB

Our policy template is:

  • Designed for you to adapt to suit your school's context
  • Approved by Forbes Solicitors

Examples of policies from other schools

See the examples at the links below to help you with putting your own policy together:

Further reading and resources

See our other articles to find out how to:

The DfE’s wellbeing charter is a declaration of support for

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