People who work in Childcare settings may be more susceptible to stress due to the demands of their work. This may interfere with performance and may ultimately create an unpleasant workplace. It is therefore important that people that have high demand jobs support and understand each other.
Employers are encouraged to promote good Mental Health and provide support for employees who are experiencing Mental Ill Health including anxiety or depression.
This one day Mental Health First Response course for Childcare Providers aims at giving employers or employees the skills that they may need to respond to a Mental Health Emergency that an employee or colleague is experiencing . It will teach the MHFR’s how to assist people who are developing a Mental Health problem, experiencing a worsening of an existing problem or are in a Mental Health crisis, until professional help is received.
QNUK Understanding Mental Health Level 2