Stress can affect employees too
Employers need to be aware that exam stress can affect staff too – particularly those who have children who are about to sit GCSE, A-levels or end-of-college exams, according to Christine Husbands, managing director for RedArc.
Husbands said exam stress increases dramatically when families are facing other difficulties such as divorce, bereavement or illnesses.
“Employers should ensure they communicate relevant employee benefits to staff, as they can be hugely beneficial in ensuring staff remain productive and that they feel supported during what is potentially a tricky time in their family’s life,” she said.
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