How Staff Wellbeing is the key to a Successful School
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Article on Staff Wellbeing by Headteacher Kerry Hill:
- Her school has embedded wellbeing as a golden thread
- While in the bottom 10% for national deprivation, her pupils are in the top 1% for progress
Kerry Hill is the Headteacher of Eyres Monsell Primary School, a BETT Show speaker and a Tes 2019 Headteacher of the Year finalist. Kerry’s Primary School was the first in the country to receive the Princess Royal Training Award, for the impact of staff CPD in mental health and the first school to receive the Mental Health in Schools Award 'Gold status'. She is also a School Improvement Consultant and National SMSC Award verifier and has recently worked with BBC Teach on mental health. More recently, Kerry has completed a Masters in Leadership of School mental health and wellbeing with Distinction, being one of the first people in the UK to complete this qualification.