Health, safety and wellbeing

Information to support and promote the health, safety and wellbeing of your staff and students. This includes pastoral care and mentoring, managing risks and hazards, and dealing with emergencies. It also sets out your responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015.

Wellbeing in schools

Emergencies and traumatic incidents

Managing risks and hazards at school

Student and staff health

Health and safety requirements for school leaders

Inclusive education

Further information

Your board of trustees and school are required to meet your obligations under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015.

Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 — NZ legislation website(external link)

In addition to all relevant legislation, early learning services must also continue to meet current licensing or certification criteria.

Current licensing or certification criteria

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