Staff Wellbeing & Why The Little Things Matter | Ep 124

How can school leaders effectively support staff wellbeing while managing their own?

In this episode, Kylie Power an experienced school leader dives into her extensive experiences and shares practical strategies for fostering a supportive and positive school environment.

Discover the profound impact of small acts of kindness, the transformative power of community building, and the essentiality of maintaining personal wellbeing routines.

Kylie highlights the crucial role of leadership in exemplifying healthy boundaries and using effective tools to monitor and promote staff wellbeing. Tune in now to gain valuable insights and implement actionable steps toward enhancing wellbeing across your school community.

In this conversation we discuss:

▫️ The intricate link between staff and student wellbeing.

▫️ How we can normalise help-seeking for school staff.

▫️ Why the small things, are the big things.

▫️ And so much more…

You can quote us on that…

“Your energy can either have positive ripples or it can have negative ripples.”

Kylie Power

“Your support system is really important.”

Kylie Power

“Trust your staff. It’s really important that they get a voice.”

Kylie Power


Kylie Power – LinkedIn | Iona College Geelong

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Hi, I'm Meg!

B.Phys Ed, M. Ed (Student Wellbeing), CIPP

I’m a teacher with experience working in primary and secondary schools across Australia, and a specialist in the field of wellbeing education and coaching. I founded Open Mind Education in 2013 with a vision of sharing practical, enriching wellbeing education with staff, parents, and broader school communities.

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