i talk is a free service for patients with depression, anxiety or stress. It is delivered in partnership with Solent Mind and Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust. You can be referred by your GP, or can self-refer without the need to see your GP beforehand. They have a range of treatment options including online self-guided help, gros or CBT.
Employee SupportFree 24/7 confidential counselling and support service to employees and their families (your school will need to have an SLA with Health Assured to access this)
Unions and Professional AssociationsHampshire is proud to have a strong working relationship with recognised trade unions and professional associations and staff are encouraged to access support from their union.
There are 6 recognised teacher trade unions, who work collectively together as a Teachers’ Liaison Panel and the contact details of the Teacher professional associations in Hampshire can be found here
Unison, Unite and GMB are the main unions representing support staff in schools.
Facilitated network groups
Hampshire Teaching and Leadership College have a number of networks across subject areas and themes. Those who have leadership responsibilities are encouraged to access these meetings and develop networks of colleagues in similar positions.
Dates across the year available in the training directories. School staff must engage with their headteacher or senior leader if they are keen to attend as there will be a cost involved to enable the network to function dependent on your school’s service level agreement arrangement.