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Services for schools

This page provides a brief overview of a number of services currently available to schools. If you're interested in more information then follow the relevant link from the Related Pages tab at the bottom of the page.

 

Healthy Schools

The Health and Wellbeing Service in Children’s Services developed the www.SchoolWellbeing.co.uk website for Leeds schools – it is in fact used by hundreds of schools both within and beyond Leeds.
 
SchoolWellbeing.co.uk is a website aimed at staff in schools or settings who support the health and wellbeing of children and young people. The term 'wellbeing' spans a wide spectrum of themes including Healthy Schools, emotional health, targeted mental health (TaMHS), bullying, sustainable schools, participation, healthy eating, PSHE Education, SEAL, citizenship and more.

Parents and carers are also welcome to access resources and read more about health and wellbeing via the website.
 
 

The Cultural Learning Team

Our role is to ensure that all children and young people in Leeds have equal entitlement and access to arts and culture, play, sports and outdoor learning. This is achieved through working with schools, local communities, Leeds City Council teams and the arts and cultural sector. 

There are 3 strands to the Cultural Learning Team:

  • ArtForms – Music and Arts Service including Artemis (arts and artefacts lending scheme for schools)
  • Play – the development and delivery of play opportunities for children and young people across the city
  • Physical Education, Sport and Outdoor Learning.

 

    Human Resources services for schools

School’s HR consulting is a long established team based in Leeds. We have been trading Human Resources services for almost 10 years and specialise in providing advice and support for schools. We offer:

  • A competitive, value for money service;
  • A wide range of HR expertise, including private and public sector -our colleagues have also worked in education for a number of years;
  • Flexible packages to meet your school’s specific needs;
  • Access to various educational networks to maintain an up to date knowledge at a local and national level;
  • Good working relationships with the trade unions;
  • A strong focus on school improvement and a child-centred approach.

Please have a look at the documents attached to this page which set out more fully how we can help your school.

What does the Human Resources (HR) Schools service include?

We cover a wide range of HR provision throughout the life cycle of the employee contract in addition to strategic support for your school. Full details can be found in our service document. Take a look: it's on our web page in the Downloads tab.

How do I buy the HR schools service?

​We're happy to discuss providing Human Resources services to any school. Just get in touch using the Contact Us form or phone us on 0113 247 5802.

What do the different levels of HR service for schools mean?

We offer three levels of service, with greater flexibility and one-to-one support at the higher levels. We are happy to talk to you about the level of service which would be best for you.

How can I contact the schools Human Resources service?

You can get in touch with us on 0113 247 5802 or through the Contact Us section. Once you sign-up for our services we will supply you with email and phone contacts you can use, as well as details of how to view our information online.