Supporting EA Staff

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

Staff Communications

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 regularly to keep up to date with the latest information.

The health and wellbeing of staff remains our highest priority as we continue to work to deliver essential services to support schools and children and young people. We continue to monitor the Covid-19 situation carefully and take all necessary precautions in line with the latest government advice.

Staff Headlines – 13th January 2022

  • Welcome Back
  • New Year Fitness and Wellness Courses
  • New Year Honours 2022 Recipients
  • EA Christmas Family Appeal 2021 - Thank You
  • Lunch & Learn January menu
  • EA COVID-19 Response Update
  • COVID-19 Sickness Absence Medical Evidence Interim Measure

Staff Headlines – 16th December 2021

  • EA Christmas Family Appeal 2021
  • EA HealthWell Programme Phase 3 – New Year fitness and wellness courses
  • Message from Education Authority (EA) Corporate Leadership Team

Staff Headlines – 2nd December 2021

  • EA HealthWell Programme Phase 3
  • EA Christmas Family Appeal 2021
  • Christmas Jumper Day!
  • Adverse Childhood Experiences Training now available
  • International World Day of Persons with Disabilities (IWDPD) – 3rd December 2021
  • Launch of EA's Domestic and Sexual Violence and Abuse Workplace Policy
  • The Exciting new Lunch & Learn Menu for December
  • Spotlight on Foster Care

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: 13/01/2022