Supporting EA Staff

Guidance and support for all EA staff including teachers and those working in schools.

Staff Communications

As Education Restart progresses, we continue to monitor the situation carefully and take all necessary precautions in line with the latest government advice. The health and wellbeing of staff is our highest priority as we continue to work to deliver essential services to support schools.

Regular updates for Education Authority staff will be posted here to keep you updated on latest news and developments. Each communication issued to staff will be listed below in date order. Please check this page daily to keep up to date with the latest information.

Staff Headlines - 5th August 2021

  • EA's Summer Family Food Appeal 2021 Success
  • PBSP Health & Wellbeing Fundraising Challenge
  • Customer Service Charter Launch
  • Read&Write Software Training available to services
  • Senior Leadership Team Appointments
  • Lunch & Learn - August Menu

Staff Headlines – 22nd July 2021

We are delighted to be celebrating LGBTQ+ Pride across July and August 2021. In this special edition, you will hear more about the ways the EA are promoting a better understanding of the GLEAM network and Pride in Northern Ireland.

Staff Headlines - 7th July 2021

  • Northern Ireland Executive Update
  • Wild World Heroes - Summer Reading Challenge
  • Lunch and Learn - July Menu
  • Loughshore Wellbeing Garden Transformation
  • Customer Service Charter Training - Update
  • Summer Family Food Appeal 2021 - Reminder

Staff Guidance

The situation relating to COVID-19 is continually evolving and therefore these questions and answers will be subject to ongoing review and amendment as appropriate. Please endeavour to keep up to date with developments via links and channels outlined within the answers section.


Guidance on Data Protection for Non School Based Staff

Guidance on ICT Services for Non School Based Staff

EA Offices COVID-19 Office Protocol

Clear Desk and Screen Policy

Staff Health and Wellbeing

EA staff can access health and wellbeing support through the EA Health Well Hub. The Hub offers key health and wellbeing information, as well as initiatives around staying fit and healthy both physically and mentally. The hub can be accessed from your phone or home computer by clicking on the link below.

Last updated: 04/08/2021