The importance of a breakout space for teachers and other staff

Published: 14 April 2023

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A breakout space is a designated area where teachers and staff can take a break from their work and recharge. This space can be used for anything from relaxing to having a cup of tea, to chatting with colleagues. It's a place where staff can take a few moments to catch their breath and regroup before diving back into their work.

One of the biggest benefits of a breakout space is the opportunity for staff to connect with one another. In a busy school environment, it can be difficult to find time to build relationships with colleagues. Having a designated space where staff can come together, share ideas and chat can create a sense of community and collaboration. This can lead to improved communication, better teamwork and ultimately, a more positive working environment.

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In summary, having a breakout space is incredibly important for teachers and school staff in the UK. It provides a place for staff to connect with one another, promote well-being, and take a break from their work. If your school doesn't have a designated breakout space, give us a call to explore the possibility of creating one. Your well-being and job satisfaction are just as important as the work you do, and a breakout space can go a long way in supporting both.


For a real life example check out the recent work we did at EBOR GARDENS here