How do we take teacher wellbeing seriously?
"Last one out of the building is a nerf herder!" was how my fellow Deputy Headteacher Phil chose to sign off a whole-school email on the final Friday before half term. It didn’t matter whether all teachers recognised the Star Wars reference or not. The message was universally understood: GET OUT! GO HOME! HAVE A FABULOUS WEEK DOING THE THINGS YOU LOVE WITH THE PEOPLE YOU LOVE!
Although often playful in approach, at Barr Beacon School, staff wellbeing is no joke. We take it so seriously it’s written