Pastoral care and wellbeing

Information for supporting, mentoring and counselling students,and keeping them safe physically and online.and help for dealing with bullying.

Wellbeing tools for schools

Bullying free  (external link)

Health conditions in education settings 

Schools and the Code of Health and Disability Services Consumers' Rights

Pastoral care, support, counselling

Supporting students with stress, anxiety or depression (external link)  [Ministry of Social Development website]

Guidelines for the provision of pastoral care, guidance and counselling

Supporting young people in care

Supporting LGBTIQA+ (external link) [Inclusive education website]

Regional mentoring service for Maori and Pasific students

Suicide prevention (external link)  [Mental Health Foundation website]

International students

International student wellbeing strategy

International students support and care (external link) [NZQA website]

Refugee background students


School transport - safety and behaviour

Reporting suspected abuse

Children's Act 2014 requirements for schools and kura

Safe use of digital technology in schools

Sharing information guide

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