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Chandos Primary School

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Staff Wellbeing and Support Services

As part of the services we receive through The Elliot Foundation and other school services we have access for all staff and their immediate family to FREE advice and support for a range of personal issues.  All communication is absolutely confidential.  Topics may include:

  • Financial & Legal

  • Emotional well being

  • Family issues and relationships

  • Work life balance, work/home related stress

  • Health Issues

  • Housing


A) Work Place Options - Employee Assistance Programme

This is delivered by Workplace Options.  It is a confidential service and available to all staff free of charge.  The service can be accessed 24/7, 7 days a week, 365 days/year.

The EAP website can be accessed on

Click on member Login, then enter user name: elliot and password: employee

For additional information about counselling services or to talk with a counsellor, please call 0800 243 458


B) Education Support Partnership

This is a free charity offering support and advice to teachers and school staff.  


Their Employee Assistance Programme is available 24 hour a day, 365 days a year, is completely confidential and provides support by telephone or online from specialist call handlers and counsellors who understand the demands of working in education. It provides:

  • emotional support and counselling

  • specialist information on work-life balance

  • financial and legal information

  • management consultation to support those responsible for managing others

  • up to six sessions of face-to-face or telephone counselling

  • access to online Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

  • information on local services such as elder care and childcare

Experts assess each call individually and decide what the best course of action for each caller is, whether that be counselling, online CBT or signposting to additional services.

Free telephone UK-wide: 08000 562 561

Or if you wish to text: 07909 341229