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Document ID (ISN)111635
CIS number 11-0298
Year 2008
Convention or series no. HSE Research Report 652
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Implementation of Worklife Support's Well-Being Programme in the local authority-controlled education sector
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2008. vi, 73p. Illus.
Internet access HSE_Research_Report_652.pdf [in English]
Abstract The broad aims of this project were to introduce an approach for the management of work-related stress in the education sector and to demonstrate how this approach could have an impact on organizational well-being. It was conducted in public sector schools of two regions of the United Kingdom. The programme was shown to offer an effective risk assessment for stress. According to the end-of-programme school evaluation questionnaire, it has raised awareness of the HSE Management Standards; raised awareness of factors that affect staff well-being; supported staff to take personal responsibility for their own well-being; encouraged an atmosphere in which staff groups feel able to contribute to the promotion of well being.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; mental health; health programmes; teaching; educational institutions; stress factors
Descriptors (secondary) stress studies; programme evaluation; public OSH institutions; research; report
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Teaching and educational institutions
Workplace health promotion
Psychology of work organization