Flexible working: resources for teachers and leaders

Resources, including guidance and case studies, to help to promote flexible working in schools.

This collection contains information on the benefits of flexible working, guidance and case studies on how flexible working can be implemented in schools.

Benefits of flexible working

Promotional materials outlining the benefits of flexible working for teachers and schools.

Flexible working case studies

Case studies and a video showing how different schools and teachers have adopted flexible working.

Flexible working in schools: Headteacher jobshare

Flexible working guidance

Updated non-statutory guidance for employers and staff who want to make arrangements for flexible working.

Research on flexible working

Research on flexible working in schools.

Published 11 October 2019
Last updated 12 May 2021 + show all updates
  1. Added Whites Meadow Primary School and United Learning case studies.

  2. Updated 'Flexible working in schools' guidance.

  3. Added research 'Exploring flexible working practice in schools'.

  4. First published.