Woodlands Primary Academy

Supporting our Staff

At Woodlands, we are committed to supporting the emotional wellbeing of our staff

A comprehensive staff health and wellbeing package supports the members of our team 

As a leadership team, we work in collaboration with South Pennine Academies to reduce work related stressors than can negatively impact on the emotional health and wellbeing of staff

Clear pathways of support are in place for staff at Woodlands

The following image is taken from a staff wellbeing survey taken in Autumn 2021

Mental Health First Aiders

The following members of staff are qualified in Adult Mental Health First Aid and able to offer a first line of support or advice to staff working at Woodlands 


Mrs Sharpe                                         Mrs Grant                                                    Mrs Ellis
Principal                                               Learning Mentor                                     Office Admin

Smart Clinic

All staff have access to free support through Smart Clinic

Education Staff Wellbeing Charter

At Woodlands, we have signed up to the Education Staff Wellbeing Charter 

The education staff wellbeing charter is a declaration of support for, and set of commitments to, the wellbeing and mental health of everyone working in education.

The charter is for education staff in England. This includes temporary and support staff. All state funded schools and colleges are invited to sign up to the charter, as a shared commitment to protect, promote and enhance the wellbeing of their staff.