Teacher stress and well-being
Teacher wellbeing depends on many factors.
However, 93% of teachers feel they are not empowered.
Factors that disempower teachers include:
Constant change: 80%
Blame culture: 71%
Lack of respect: 65%
Unrealistic expectations: 62%
Lack of understanding: 60%
Worse, 64% feel their wellbeing is not seen as important.
57% are not satisfied with their job.
83% have experienced more workplace stress, over the last 12 months.
And 85% believe the job has impacted negatively on their wellbeing, while 60% believe the job has adversely affected their mental health.
In the last year, overwhelming numbers of teachers have experienced:
Loss of sleep: 84%
Low energy levels: 71%
Irritability/mood swings: 61%
Impact on physical health: 55%
Overall, 60% of teachers feel their job satisfaction has declined.
77% have seriously considered leaving their current job.
While 71% have considered leaving the profession altogether.
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