The University of Huddersfield is committed to providing a healthy working environment for all of its employees. This includes where reasonable the protection of employees against work related stress and to promote their health and wellbeing. This Stress aware poster points employees to the information lodged on this website.
Read the university's Stress Policy.
This web page includes information on training and links to other stress related resources that university staff can utilise. You are also welcome to contact the Occupational Health Department to arrange a one to one consultation with one of the Occupational Health nursing advisers on a self-referral basis.
Detailed rationale for the policy can be found on the following links: Health & Safety Executive 'Managing the Causes of Work Related Stress' & Health & Safety Executive 'Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations'
If you are currently concerned about an aspect of stress as related to the team which you manage please do not hesitate to contact Occupational Health for advice.
Employees can also access SilverCloud, which offers secure, immediate access to online CBT programmes for Stress, Anxiety, Depression and Body Image.