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Anna Bateman
Mental Health

Anna Bateman

With over 24 years’ experience in education as a teacher, trainer, consultant, and Interim Executive Board member, Anna Bateman has gained a fantastic understanding of pedagogy, school improvement, leadership and what works.

She is passionate about placing prevention at the heart of every school, integrating mental wellbeing within the curriculum, school culture and systems. Through this work, students have the opportunity to learn skills and techniques to cope with modern day pressures alongside their academic studies.

Over the last 10 years Anna has worked with and transformed hundreds of primary and secondary schools. She has excellent subject knowledge and a solid understanding of how schools work. This puts her in a unique position to be able to offer highly innovative and bespoke programmes to resolve specific and complex issues.

As a member of the advisory group for the Department of Education, advising them on their mental health green paper, Anna operates at the forefront of new initiatives and her passion is to drive these forward to the benefit of schools, school leaders and of course pupils and students.

Moreover, she is an accredited facilitator for the Academic Resilience Approach (Young Minds), Youth Mental Health First Aid Trained as well as a licensed PATHS trainer promoting alternative thinking strategies.

Anna Bateman's Webinars

Understanding the DfE ‘Education Staff Wellbeing Charter’ and How to Use it

  • 21st June 21st Jun 13:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 22nd June 22nd Jun 12:00pm

This webinar will provide governors, headteachers, senior leaders and designated mental health leads with an expert review of the DfE ‘Education staff wellbeing charter’ and how schools can realise the benefits of using it.

Mental Health and Wellbeing: Supporting Pupils’ Transition from Year 6 to Year 7 Ι Secondary

  • 18th June 18th Jun 10:00am

This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, teachers and mental health leads with practical guidance on smoothing transition for the new Year 7 cohort in September, helping pupils overcome any feelings of uncertainty and apprehension which may be heightened this year as a result of the pandemic.

Mental Health and Wellbeing: Supporting Pupils’ Transition from Year 6 to Year 7 Ι Primary

  • 18th June 18th Jun 10:00am

This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, teachers and mental health leads with practical guidance on helping primary pupils prepare for transition to the secondary phase, overcoming any feelings of uncertainty and apprehension which may be heightened this year as a result of the pandemic.